Minutes for 0278: Inconsistent Clause 5 and PICS with respect to state machines

Standard: 802.1AS-2020 Clause: 5.4.2 Draft with fix: Submitted: 2020-08-11
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Date Meeting Text Status
2020-08-31 15 Sep 2020 Concall Received Received
2020-09-22 22 Sep 2020 Interim It was agreed that there are inconsistencies between clause 5 and the PICs with respect to these optional features. The editor should review the linkages and make the necessary changes in the PICs and clause 5 (if needed). Editor of ASdm to include in the next draft Complete then Ballot
2020-12-02 2 Dec 2020 Concall In MDFDPP-5 also remove the duplicate reference to 10.3.18. Also rectify the difference in conformance between 5.4.2 h) verses 5.5 c). Editor to research solution before decision of adding to AS-2020/Cor1 Complete then Ballot
2021-01-22 19 Jan 2021 Interim Further research into the issue was presented in https://www.ieee802.org/1/files/public/docs2021/as-garner-maintenance-item-278-input-needed-v00.pdf. It was agreed that the issue is too complex to include in the Corrigendum and further discussion will be needed. It was considered that a fix for this issue might need to be coordinated with 802.1BA and backward compatibility with 802.1AS-2011 should be considered. The status is being changed back to Technical Experts review as more discussion is required and a specific vehicle for a fix has not been identified yet. Technical experts review
2021-02-16 16 Feb 2021 Concall Ongoing offline discussions are taking place to form a proposed resolution. The solution is expected to be included in ASdm when ready. Technical experts review