January 2024 Interim Session – Maintenance TG Agenda

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Chair to advise:

  • 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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  • Any material submitted during standards development, whether verbal, recorded, or in written form, is a Contribution and shall comply with the IEEE SA Copyright Policy.

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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Agenda: Tuesday Jan 23 2024 meeting – 8:00-10:00 CET

NOTE: There is a registration fee for this Interim Session. This applies to both remote participation and in person participation.


  • Location: Friedrich Hegel I – Heidelberg Marriott Hotel
  • WebEx: Link
    • Meeting number (access code): 2346 736 8213
    • Meeting password: Heidelberg
  • IMAT: Link


  • Meeting introduction
  • Approval of agenda
  • Maintenance Project Status
  • Review of Maintenance Motions from November 2023
    • Sent liaison responses to ISO/IEC JTC1 SC6
  • Review Liaisons for March
    • Incoming
      •        ITU-T SG13-LS139: LS on work items related deterministic networking 
      •        ITU-T SG15-LS92: LS on Initiation of approval process for G.8021 amendment and G.8013/Y.1731 corrigendum 
      •        ITU-T SG15-LS93: LS on IM/DM modelling coordination
      •        ITU-T JCA: LS to update the information in the IMT2020 roadmap
      •        ITU-T SG15-LS89: LS on OTNT Standardization Work Plan Issue 33
    • Outgoing
      • TBD
  • New Maintenance Requests
  • Existing Maintenance Requests
    • 0312: StreamID as a key for YANG lists – Don Fedyk
    • 0343: Handling of stream_handle in Active Stream – Max Turner
    • 0362: IEEE 802.1AS Revision Request on invoking the MDpDelay Sms w/o CMLDS – Max Turner
    • 0363: IEEE 802.1Q-2022 maximum SDU size – Christian Boiger
    • 0364: Stream split table in IEEE 802.1CBcv-2021 FRER – Josef Dorr
  • Any Other Business

Agenda: Tuesday Jan 23 2024 meeting – 16:00-18:00 CET & Wednesday Jan 24 2024 meeting – 16:00-18:00 CET