Recommendation to Use the Ethernet Control Word
RFC 8469

Document Type RFC - Proposed Standard (November 2018; No errata)
Updates RFC 4448
Last updated 2018-12-19
Replaces draft-bryant-pals-ethernet-cw
Stream IETF
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Stream WG state Submitted to IESG for Publication
Document shepherd Matthew Bocci
Shepherd write-up Show (last changed 2018-05-10)
IESG IESG state RFC 8469 (Proposed Standard)
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Responsible AD Deborah Brungard
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