Maintenance TG Electronic Meeting Agenda – February 16, 2021

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): 179 864 0935
    • Meeting password: LetsFixBugs
  • IMAT: Link

Agenda (Teleconference 16th February, 2021 – 11:00 ET)

  • Meeting introduction
  • Approval of agenda
  • P802.1ACct/d0.2 Comment Resolution – James Gilb
  • Document Vehicle Status
  • 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
    • 0278: Inconsistent Clause 5 and PICS with respect to state machines
    • 0304: IEEE8021PriorityCodePoint misnamed
    • 0306: Add “derived-from-or-self” to the IEEE 802.1Q bridge YANG for compatibility with interfaces derived from ethernetCsmacd
  • New Maintenance Items
    • 0307: IEEE 802.1AS-2020: Undefined variable portEnabledOper should be portOper
    • 0308: IEEE 802.1AS-2020: Inverted oneStepTxOper flag in Figure 11-7
  • Any Other Business

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