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Versions: (draft-decraene-mpls-lsp-ping-registry) 00 01 02 03 RFC 7537

Network Working Group                                        B. Decraene
Internet-Draft                                                    Orange
Updates: 4379, 6424 (if approved)                               N. Akiya
Intended status: Standards Track                            C. Pignataro
Expires: September 7, 2015                                 Cisco Systems
                                                            L. Andersson
                                                               S. Aldrin
                                                     Huawei Technologies
                                                           March 6, 2015


                IANA registries for LSP ping Code Points
                  draft-ietf-mpls-lsp-ping-registry-03

Abstract

   RFC 4379 and RFC 6424 created name spaces for Multiprotocol Label
   Switching (MPLS) Label Switched Path (LSP) Ping.  However, those RFCs
   did not create the corresponding IANA registries for the Downstream
   Mapping object Flags (DS Flags), Multipath Type, Pad TLV and Address
   Types.

   There is now a need to make further code point allocations from these
   name spaces.  This document updates RFC 4379 and RFC 6424 in that it
   creates the IANA registries for that purpose.

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1.  Introduction

   [RFC4379] and [RFC6424] created name spaces for MPLS LSP Ping.
   However, those RFCs did not create the corresponding IANA registries
   for DS Flags, Multipath Type, Pad TLV and Address Types.

   There is now a need to make further code point allocations from these
   name spaces.  In particular [I-D.ietf-mpls-entropy-lsp-ping] and
   [I-D.ietf-mpls-lsp-ping-lag-multipath]  are requesting allocation for
   DS Flags and Multipath Type.

   This document serves to update [RFC4379] and [RFC6424] in that it
   creates the IANA registries for that purpose.

   Note that "DS Flags" and "Multipath Type" are fields included in two
   TLVs defined in "Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) Label Switched
   Paths (LSPs) Ping Parameters - TLVs" registry: Downstream Mapping TLV
   (value 2) and Downstream Detailed Mapping TLV (value 20).
   Modification to their registry will affect both TLVs.

2.  IANA Considerations

   This document requests IANA to create new registries within
   [IANA-MPLS-LSP-PING] protocol to maintain "DS Flags", "Multipath
   Type", "Pad TLV" and "Address Types" fields.  Name of registries and
   initial values are described in immediate sub-sections to follow.

2.1.  DS Flags

   [RFC4379] defines the Downstream Mapping (DSMAP) TLV, which has the
   Type 2 assigned from the "Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) Label
   Switched Paths (LSPs) Ping Parameters - TLVs" registry.

   [RFC6424] defines the Downstream Detailed Mapping (DDMAP) TLV, which
   has the Type 20 assigned from the "Multi-Protocol Label Switching
   (MPLS) Label Switched Paths (LSPs) Ping Parameters - TLVs" registry.





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   DSMAP has been deprecated by DDMAP, but both TLVs share a field: "DS
   Flags".

   The IANA is requested to create and maintain a registry entitled "DS
   Flags" with the following registration procedure:

                           Registry Name: DS Flags.

    Bit number Name                                        Reference
    ---------- ----------------------------------------    ---------
          7    N: Treat as a Non-IP Packet                   RFC4379
          6    I: Interface and Label Stack Object Request   RFC4379
        5-0    Unassigned

   Assignments of DS Flags are via Standards Action [RFC5226].

2.2.  Multipath Type

   The IANA is requested to create and maintain a registry entitled
   "Multipath Type".

   The registration policies [RFC5226] for this registry are:


      0-250    Standards Action
    251-254    Experimental Use
        255    Standards Action


   IANA is requested to make the following initial assignments:

                           Registry Name: Multipath Type.

    Value      Meaning                                  Reference
    ---------- ---------------------------------------- ---------
          0    no multipath                             RFC4379
          1    Unassigned
          2    IP address                               RFC4379
          3    Unassigned
          4    IP address range                         RFC4379
        5-7    Unassigned
          8    Bit-masked IP address set                RFC4379
          9    Bit-masked label set                     RFC4379
     10-250    Unassigned
    251-254    Experimental                             This document
        255    Reserved                                 This document





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2.3.  Pad Type

   The IANA is requested to create and maintain a registry entitled "Pad
   Type".

   The registration policies [RFC5226] for this registry are:


      0-250    Standards Action
    251-254    Experimental Use
        255    Standards Action


   IANA is requested to make the following initial assignments:

                           Registry Name: Pad Type.

    Value      Meaning                                  Reference
    ---------- ---------------------------------------- ---------
          0    Reserved                                 This document
          1    Drop Pad TLV from reply                  RFC4379
          2    Copy Pad TLV to reply                    RFC4379
      3-250    Unassigned
    251-254    Experimental                             This document
        255    Reserved                                 This document


2.4.  Interface and Label Stack Address Type

   The IANA is requested to create and maintain a registry entitled
   "Interface and Label Stack Address Type".

   The registration policies [RFC5226] for this registry are:


      0-250    Standards Action
    251-254    Experimental Use
        255    Standards Action


   IANA is requested to make the following initial assignments:










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           Registry Name: Interface and Label Stack Address Type.

    Value      Meaning                                  Reference
    ---------- ---------------------------------------- ---------
          0    Reserved                                 This document
          1    IPv4 Numbered                            RFC4379
          2    IPv4 Unnumbered                          RFC4379
          3    IPv6 Numbered                            RFC4379
          4    IPv6 Unnumbered                          RFC4379
      5-250    Unassigned
    251-254    Experimental                             This document
        255    Reserved                                 This document


3.  Security Considerations

   This document simply creates IANA registries for code point defined
   in [RFC4379] and [RFC6424].  Thus, there are no new security
   concerns.

4.  References

4.1.  Normative References

   [RFC4379]  Kompella, K. and G. Swallow, "Detecting Multi-Protocol
              Label Switched (MPLS) Data Plane Failures", RFC 4379,
              February 2006.

   [RFC6424]  Bahadur, N., Kompella, K., and G. Swallow, "Mechanism for
              Performing Label Switched Path Ping (LSP Ping) over MPLS
              Tunnels", RFC 6424, November 2011.

4.2.  Informative References

   [I-D.ietf-mpls-entropy-lsp-ping]
              Akiya, N., Swallow, G., Pignataro, C., Malis, A., and S.
              Aldrin, "Label Switched Path (LSP) and Pseudowire (PW)
              Ping/Trace over MPLS Network using Entropy Labels (EL)",
              draft-ietf-mpls-entropy-lsp-ping-00 (work in progress),
              December 2014.

   [I-D.ietf-mpls-lsp-ping-lag-multipath]
              Akiya, N., Swallow, G., Litkowski, S., Decraene, B., and
              J. Drake, "Label Switched Path (LSP) Ping/Trace Multipath
              Support for Link Aggregation Group (LAG) Interfaces",
              draft-ietf-mpls-lsp-ping-lag-multipath-00 (work in
              progress), January 2015.




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   [IANA-MPLS-LSP-PING]
              IANA, "Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) Label
              Switched Paths (LSPs) Ping Parameters",
              <http://www.iana.org/assignments/mpls-lsp-ping-parameters/
              mpls-lsp-ping-parameters.xhtml>.

   [RFC5226]  Narten, T. and H. Alvestrand, "Guidelines for Writing an
              IANA Considerations Section in RFCs", BCP 26, RFC 5226,
              May 2008.

Authors' Addresses

   Bruno Decraene
   Orange

   Email: bruno.decraene@orange.com


   Nobo Akiya
   Cisco Systems

   Email: nobo.akiya.dev@gmail.com


   Carlos Pignataro
   Cisco Systems

   Email: cpignata@cisco.com


   Loa Andersson
   Huawei Technologies

   Email: loa@mail01.huawei.com


   Sam Aldrin
   Huawei Technologies

   Email: aldrin.ietf@gmail.com











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