Maintenance TG Electronic Meeting Agenda – December 2, 2020

The Maintenance Task Group agenda gives precedence to formally submitted maintenance requests on published standards, approved projects, PAR (Project Authorization Request) development previously approved by 802.1, and other matters arising, in that order.

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  • WebEx: Link
    • Meeting number (access code): 173 245 4576
    • Meeting password: LetsFixBugs
  • IMAT: Link

Agenda (Teleconference 2nd December, 2020 – Noon EST)

  • Meeting introduction
  • Approval of agenda
  • AS-2020/Cor1 Maintenance Item Review – Paul Congdon – Link
  • Document Vehicle Status
  • New Maintenance Items
    • 0285: 802.1CB-2017 frerSeqRcvyReset
    • 0286: List Execute state machine
    • 0287: Update IEEE Std 802 to reflect withdrawal of IEEE Std 802.1D
    • 0288: syncSequenceId is wrong state machine blocks
    • 0289: Several references to 11.2.13 need to be removed
    • 0290: Incorrect details in NOTE on burstDuration calculation
    • 0291: Improperly named field rxTime of CSN TLV
    • 0292: gPTP Communication Path should be gPTP communication path
    • 0293: LogAnnounceInterval needs to be logAnnounceInterval
    • 0294: Transmit ptpTimescale for domain 0 as TRUE and ignored on receipt
    • 0295: Inverted logic setting announceInterval, SyncIntervalSetting and GptpCapableIntervalSetting
    • 0296: Missing close curly brace
    • 0297: Editorial corrections for readability
    • 0298: Remove reference to 802.1D from 802.1AC
    • 0299: Remove 802.1D references from 802.1BA
    • 0300: Remove 802.1D references from 802.1BR
    • 0301: ieee8021QBridgeStaticUnicastReceivePort and ieee8021QBridgeStaticMulticastReceivePort
    • 0304: IEEE8021PriorityCodePoint misnamed
    • 0305: MAC address requirements of LLDP
  • Existing Maintenance Items
    • 0232: Maintenance requires: PICS inconsistent in 802.1Q-2018
    • 0242: IEEE Std 802.1Qcp-2018: Collected issues on data consistency and others
    • 0248: Managed objects for ECP in 802.1Q-2018
    • 0280: time-aware should be PTP
  • Any Other Business

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