[mpls] Genart last call review of draft-ietf-mpls-lsp-ping-ospfv3-codepoint-04

Christer Holmberg via Datatracker <noreply@ietf.org> Fri, 11 June 2021 07:58 UTC

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Reviewer: Christer Holmberg
Review result: Almost Ready

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Document: draft-ietf-mpls-lsp-ping-ospfv3-codepoint-04
Reviewer: Christer Holmberg
Review Date: 2021-06-11
IETF LC End Date: 2021-06-21
IESG Telechat date: Not scheduled for a telechat

Summary: The document is easy to read, and is almost ready for publication.
However, I do have a few editorial comments that I would like the authors to

Major issues: N/A

Minor issues: N/A

Nits/editorial comments:


The Abstract and Introductions says:

   "This document proposes the code point to be used in the Segment ID
     Sub-TLV and Downstream Detailed Mapping TLV when the IGP is OSPFv3."

I suggest to say "specifies" or "defines" instead of "proposes".


Would it be more clear to call Section 6 "Update to RFC 8287"?


Section 6 says:

   "This document specifies that the above code points will be used only for

I suggest to be more explicit, and say something like:

   "This document updates RFC 8287, by specifying that the "OSPF" code points
   will be used only for OSPFv2."


Section 7.2 adds a note to the IANA registry for the existing "OSPF" code
point. Should this specification also be added as a reference for the existing
"OSPF" code point (in addition to RFC 8287?