[rfc-dist] BCP 141, RFC 7042 on IANA Considerations and IETF Protocol and Documentation Usage for IEEE 802 Parameters

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        BCP 141        
        RFC 7042

        Title:      IANA Considerations and IETF Protocol 
                    and Documentation Usage for IEEE 802 
        Author:     D. Eastlake 3rd, J. Abley
        Status:     Best Current Practice
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       October 2013
        Mailbox:    d3e3e3 at gmail.com, 
                    jabley at dyn.com
        Pages:      27
        Characters: 53488
        Obsoletes:  RFC 5342
        Updates:    RFC 2153
        See Also:   BCP 141

        I-D Tag:    draft-eastlake-rfc5342bis-05.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7042.txt

Some IETF protocols make use of Ethernet frame formats and IEEE 802
parameters.  This document discusses several uses of such parameters in
IETF protocols, specifies IANA considerations for assignment of
points under the IANA OUI (Organizationally Unique Identifier), and
provides some values for use in documentation.
This document obsoletes RFC 5342.

BCP: This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the
Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for 
improvements. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

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