Re: [spring] Progressing Standardizing SR over IPv6 compression

Joel Halpern <> Fri, 20 August 2021 19:18 UTC

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Subject: Re: [spring] Progressing Standardizing SR over IPv6 compression
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Thank you to everyone who has replied to our request for WG feedback. As 
soon as the chairs have had a chance to consult, we will let you know 
what the next steps are.

Joel, Jim, and Bruno

On 8/4/2021 2:52 PM, Joel M. Halpern wrote:
> The SPRING Working Group Chairs thank the design team for their efforts 
> on the requirements and analysis drafts.  The question of how the 
> working group wants to progress that part of the work will be the topic 
> for a separate email a bit later.
> Right now, we are hearing the discussion about how many solutions, and 
> the perspectives being expressed.  While the topic was well-raised, the 
> discussion to date has not been structured in a way that makes clear to 
> everyone what the purpose is.  In particular, the chairs have decided to 
> re-ask the question.  We ask that even those who have responded in the 
> discussion respond to this thread.  Preferably with both what their 
> opinion is and an explanation of why.
> The question we are asking you to comment on is:
> Should the working group standardize one data plane behavior for 
> compressing SRv6 information?
> Please speak up.  We are looking to collect responses until close of 
> business PDT on 20-August-2021.
> Thank you,
> Joel, Jim, and Bruno
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