September 2023 Interim Session – Maintenance TG Agenda

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  • IEEE’s Patent Policy is described in Clause 6 of the IEEE SA Standards Board Bylaws.
  • Early identification of patent claims which may be essential for the use of standards under development is strongly encouraged.
  • There may be Essential Patent Claims of which IEEE is not aware. Additionally, neither IEEE, the WG, nor the WG Chair can ensure the accuracy or completeness of any assurance or whether any such assurance is, in fact, of a Patent Claim that is essential for the use of the standard under development.
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The Maintenance Task Group agenda typically gives precedence to formally submitted maintenance requests on published standards, approved projects, Project Authorization Request (PAR)/Criteria for Standards Development (CSD) development previously approved by 802.1, and other matters arising, in that order.

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Tuesday Sep 12 meeting – 8:00-10:00 ET

Registration fee required for attending this meeting in-person or remotely


  • Location: To be announced
  • Webex: Link
    • Meeting number (access code): 2347 282 2304
    • Meeting password: Albany
  • IMAT: Link


  • Meeting introduction
  • Approval of agenda
  • Maintenance TG project status
    • P802.1ASdr comment resolution – Silvana Rodrigues
  • SC6 status update – Karen Randall
  • Vehicle status update
  • P802.1ACea PAR/CSD generation
    • 174: 802.1AC: IEEE 802.17 has been withdrawn
    • 298: Remove reference to 802.1D from 802.1AC
    • 310: Preemption in 802.1AC – Johannes Specht
  • Existing maintenance requests
    • 0242: IEEE Std 802.1Qcp-2018: Collected YANG issues – Johannes Specht
    • 0312: Stream ID as a Key for YANG lists – Don Fedyk
    • 0314: network media and PHY – Johannes Specht
    • 0324: Use of Tick in List Execute state machine (802.1Q) – Max Turner
    • 0337: Inaccurate description of URN usage in published YANG clauses and ongoing project(s) – Mick Seaman
    • 0340: Misleading details on ATS MaxResidenceTime – Max Turner
    • 0342: StreamID, StreamID Group, StreamID TLV – Max Turner
    • 0343: Handling of stream_handle in Active Stream – Max Turner – Contribution
    • 0360: syncReceiptTimeout and announceReceiptTimeout need range specified – Geoff Garner
    • 0361: Add a managed object to control the use of signal – Guenter Steindl
    • 0362: IEEE 802.1AS REVISION REQUEST on Invoking the MDpDelay SMs w/o CMLDS – Max Turner
  • New maintenance requests
    • 0363: IEEE 802.1Q-2022 maximum SDU size – Christian Boiger
    • 0364: Stream split table in IEEE 802.1CBcv-2021 FRER YANG – Josef Dorr
  • Any Other Business

Wednesday Sep 13 meeting – 8:00-10:00 ET

No registration fee for attending this meeting


  • Location: To be announced
  • Webex: Link
    • Meeting number (access code): 2338 532 4314
    • Meeting password: irMhZAsS327
  • IMAT: Link


  • Meeting introduction
  • Approval of agenda
  • P802-REVc comment resolution – James Gilb
  • Unaddressed agenda items from Sep 12 (time permitting)
  • Any Other Business