Re: Adoption Call for "The IPv6 Compact Routing Header (CRH)"

"Joel M. Halpern" <> Sat, 16 May 2020 00:20 UTC

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Subject: Re: Adoption Call for "The IPv6 Compact Routing Header (CRH)"
To: Bob Hinden <>, IPv6 List <>
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This document is clear.  It describes a useful extension header that 
addresses real needs that have been identified by operators.
As such, I believe the working group should adopt this document, and 
work towards publishing it.


On 5/15/2020 6:13 PM, Bob Hinden wrote:
> This message starts a two-week 6MAN call on adopting:
>   Title:          The IPv6 Compact Routing Header (CRH)
>   Authors:        R. Bonica, Y. Kamite, T. Niwa, A. Alston, L. Jalil
>   File Name:      draft-bonica-6man-comp-rtg-hdr-21
>   Document date:  2020-05-14
> as a working group item. Substantive comments regarding adopting this document should be directed to the mailing list.  Editorial suggestions can be sent to the authors.
> Please note that this is an adoption call, it is not a w.g. last call for advancement, adoption means that it will become a w.g. draft.  As the working group document, the w.g. will decide how the document should change going forward.
> This adoption call will end on 29 May 2020.
> The chairs note there has been a lot of discussions on the list about this draft.   After discussing with our area directors, we think it is appropriate to start a working group adoption call.  The authors have been active in resolving issues raised on the list.
> Could those who are willing to work on this document, either as contributors, authors or reviewers please notify the list.   That gives us an indication of the energy level in the working group
> to work on this.
> Regards,
> Bob and Ole
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