P802.1CQ: Multicast and Local Address Assignment

The full title of this PAR is “(Draft) Standard for Local and Metropolitan Area Networks: Multicast and Local Address Assignment”.

The Scope is: “This standard specifies protocols, procedures, and management objects for locally-unique assignment of 48-bit and 64-bit addresses in IEEE 802 networks. Peer-to-peer address claiming and address server capabilities are specified.”

Current Status

Full title Draft Standard for Local and Metropolitan Area Networks: Multicast and Local Address Assignment
Status preparing for Task Group Ballot #2
Current Draft D0.7 (2021-07-19)
PAR PAR (Approved: 2016-02-05; Extended 2020-06-03Expires: 2022-12-31)
Task Group TSN
Editor Roger Marks

Ballot History

Start End Stage Draft Disposition
  (30 days) Task Group Ballot #2 P802.1CQ/D0.7  
2020-06-30 2020-07-31 Task Group Ballot #1 P802.1CQ/D0.5 disposition


Date Document
2021-07-19 P802.1CQ, Draft 0.7
2021-07-18 P802.1CQ, Draft 0.6
2020-11-10 P802.1CQ, Draft 0.5 – disposition
2020-06-30 P802.1CQ, Draft 0.5
2019-10-21 P802.1CQ, Draft 0.3
2019-07-17 P802.1CQ, Draft 0.2

The above list includes only the latest version of (proposed) dispositions. See the project folder for a complete list). The dates listed are the website file dates; they may differ from the creation dates in the documents.


Important NOTICE on contributions.

This list includes the latest revision of contributed documents, dated per the upload date stamps. For the full list of contributions, see:

DateDocument IDTitleAuthor
2021-06-14cq-marks-D06-v04P802.1CQ/D0.6 Preview v04Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2021-06-04cq-marks-D06-v03P802.1CQ/D0.6 Preview v03Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2021-05-03cq-marks-D06-preview-v02P802.1CQ/D0.6 PreviewRoger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2021-03-11cq-marks-BARC-0321-v00Block Address Registration and Claiming (BARC)Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2020-11-09cq-oliva-CQin11-1120-v00IEEE 802.1CQ interaction with IEEE
Antonio de la Oliva (Interdigital)
2020-11-09cq-oliva-PDU-1120-v01P802.1CQ PDU Format v2Antonio de la Oliva (Interdigital);
Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2020-11-08cq-marks-flowcharts-1120-v02P802.1CQ Flowchart UpdateRoger Marks (EthAirNet Associates); Antonio de la Oliva (Interdigital)
2020-10-26cq-oliva-PDU-1020-v01P802.1CQ PDU FormatAntonio de la Oliva (Interdigital);
Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2020-10-26cq-marks-MAAP-1020-v01MAAP Integration into P802.1CQRoger Marks (EthAirNet Associates);
Antonio de la Oliva (Interdigital)
2020-10-26cq-marks-block-claims-1020-v01P802.1CQ Block ClaimsRoger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2020-07-15cq-Marks-update-2020-07-15-0720Summary of P802.1CQ/D0.5
in Task Group Ballot,
July 2020
Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates);
Antonio de la Oliva (Interdigital)
2020-03-19cq-Marks-Oliva-update-2020-03-19-0320P802.1CQ Update of 2020-03-19Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates);
Antonio de la Oliva (Interdigital)
2020-02-11cq-draft-PAR-ext-0120-v01Draft P802.1 PAR Extension Request Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2019-11-13cq-aoliva-PALMAPAD-1119-v1Proposal for Adding the document with DCN
omniran-18-0071-01-CQ00 to IEEE 802.1CQ as Appendix
Antonio de la Oliva (UC3M, InterDigital); Robert Gazda (InterDigital);
Roger Marks (EthAirNet
2019-11-13cq-Marks-Oliva-update-2019-11-13-1119.pdfP802.1CQ Discussion 2019-11-13Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates); Antonio de la Oliva (InterDigital)
2019-11-12cq-aoliva-statemachineexplanation-1119-v1.pdfIEEE 802.1CQ State MachineAntonio de la Oliva (InterDigital);
Roger Marks (EthAirNet
2019-11-12cq-aoliva-statemachine-1119-v1.pdfIEEE 802.1CQ PALMA State Machine
Antonio de la Oliva (UC3M, InterDigital); Robert Gazda (InterDigital)
2019-09-18cq-Marks-status-0919.pdfUpdate on P802.1CQ StatusRoger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2019-09-05 cq-nayak-DMAD-0919-v01.pdfDuplicate MAC Address DetectionManoj Nayak (Juniper Networks)
2019-09-05 cq-nayak-DMAD-0919-v01.pdfDuplicate MAC Address DetectionManoj Nayak (Juniper Networks)
2019-07-17cq-aoliva-short-summary-PALMA-0719-v02.pdfProtocol for Assignment of Local and Multicast Addresses (PALMA)Antonio de la Oliva (InterDigital, UC3M)
2019-07-15cq-marks-background-to-p802-1cq-d02-0719-v01.pdfBackground to P802.1CQ/D0.2Roger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2019-07-10cq-riegel-omniran-history-status-0719.pdfP802.1CQ Multicast and Local Address Assignment - History and statusMax Riegel (Nokia)
2019-07-04omniran-19-0030-01Slides explaining .1CQ protocol contributionAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC)
2019-04-26omniran-19-0026-00Multicast and Unicast MAC Address Assignment Protocol (MUMAAP)Antonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC), Robert Gazda (IDCC)
2019-03-14omniran-19-0020-00IEEE 802.1CQ Table of ContentsAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M)
2019-03-13omniran-19-0017-01Proposed liaison to IEEE 1722 Working GroupRoger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2019-03-12omniran-19-0009-02Investigating the Multicast Usage Model for P802.1CQRoger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2019-03-11omniran-19-0016-00Thoughts on ToCAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M)
2019-03-11omniran-19-0011-01MAAP_IntroductionAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M)
2019-02-27omniran-19-0012-00Summary of MAC Address policy contribution to IEEE 802.11Antonio de la Oliva (UC3M), Roger Marks (EtherAirNet)
2019-02-06omniran-19-0007-00Local Address Assignment Protocol RequirementsMax Riegel (Nokia)
2019-01-13omniran-19-0002-00MAC randomization impacts (WBA liaison to IEEE 802.11)Max Riegel (Nokia)
2019-01-13omniran-19-0001-00IEEE 802.1CQ Threat AnalysisAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M)
2018-11-13omniran-18-0087-00802.1CQ introduction to 802.15 WNGAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC)
2018-11-11omniran-18-0086-00MAC address assignment in IEEE 802.11 through IEEE 802.11aq (Slides to be presented in 802.11 ARC)Antonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC)
2018-09-13omniran-18-0074-00Current Status IEEE 802.1CQAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC)
2018-09-13omniran-18-0071-01Proposal for MAC address distribution in IEEE 802.11 networks using the mechanisms of IEEE 802.11aq (Pre-association discovery)Antonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC)
2018-09-13omniran-18-0058-01Enabling PAD of LAAP using IEEE 802.11aqAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC), Robert Gazda (IDCC)
2018-07-11omniran-18-0060-00IEEE 802.1CQ Discussions in San DiegoAntonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC)
2018-07-10omniran-18-0059-00Address Assignment for Stateless Flow-Zone Switching in the Data CenterRoger Marks (EthAirNet Associates)
2018-05-21omniran-18-0034-02Proposal for IEEE 802.1CQ (Self-Assignment part)Antonio de la Oliva (IDCC, UC3M)
2018-05-15omniran-18-0044-00Link Layer Addresses Assignment Mechanism for DHCPv6Bernie Volz (Cisco), Tomek Mrugalski (ISC)
2018-03-29omniran-18-0035-00Proposal for IEEE 802.1CQ (LAAP)Antonio de la Oliva (UC3M, IDCC), Robert Gazda (IDCC)
2018-03-05cq-aoliva-proposal-selfasignmenttext-0318.pdfProposal for IEEE 802.1CQ (Self-Assignment part)Antonio de la Oliva and Robert Gazda
2018-01-25cq-aoliva-proposal-LAAP-0118-v1.pdfProposal for IEEE 802.1CQ LAAPAntonio de la Oliva and Robert Gazda
2018-01-24cq-Marks-Perkins-802dot11dot10-0118-v00.pdfShort Address Assignment in IEEE 802.15.10Roger Marks and Charlie Perkins
2018-01-24cq-Marks-flow-zone-addressing-0118-v00.pdfAddress Assignment for Stateless Flow-Zone Switching in the Data CenterRoger Marks
2017-11-05cq-ao-LAAP-Proposal-1117-V1.pptxLocal MAC Address ProtocolTing Ao
Trusted MAC Addresses – Making MAC Address filtering and authorization meaningfulMick Seaman
2017-03-15cq-ao-LAAP-proposal-0317-v02.pptxLocal MAC Address Assignment Protocol (LAAP) --  Thought on 802.1CQTing Ao
2016-11-10cq-thaler-objectives-1116.pdf802.1CQ Proposed ObjectivesPat Thaler
2016-11-09cq-ao-local-address-assignment-1116-v00.pptxProposal for the MAC address assignment protocolTing Ao
2016-03-15cq-cas-assignment-and-validation-0316-v00.pptxP802.1CQ Assignment and Validation of Unicast AddressHiroki (Cas) Nakano
2015-09-08dcb-thaler-local-address-claim-feasability-0915.pdfAddress claiming
protocol feasibility
Pat Thaler
2015-01-14lasg-moskowitz-secure-moderated-random-mac-addresses-0115-v01.pptSecure Moderated Random MAC AddressesRobert Moskowitz
2015-01-13lasg-cas-detection-of-duplicated-mac-addresses-0115-v00.pdfDetection of
duplicated MAC addresses
Hiroki (Cas) Nakano

Relevant Liaison Communications

  Date Document
to IEEE 1722 2020-07-20 (approved) [draft] Liaison regarding IEEE P802.1CQ draft 0.5
to IEEE 1722 2019-07-18 (approved) Response to your liaison dated July 3, 2019 on MAAP
from IEEE 1722 2019-07-03 (received) IEEE 1722 Working Group Liaison Communication
to IEEE 1722 2019-03-15 (approved) 

(draft) [Liaison to IEEE 1722 regarding address assignment protocol in P802.1CQ (Multicast and Local Address Assignment)