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RFC 4601, "Protocol Independent Multicast - Sparse Mode (PIM-SM): Protocol Specification (Revised)", August 2006

Note: This RFC has been obsoleted by RFC 7761

Source of RFC: pim (rtg)

Errata ID: 1171
Status: Rejected
Type: Editorial
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Maren Peasley
Date Reported: 2007-12-21
Rejected by: Adrian Farrel
Date Rejected: 2009-08-26

Section 4.5.9 says:

+----------------------------------------------------------------------+
|                    In NotPruned(S,G,rpt) State                       |
+----------+--------------+--------------+--------------+--------------+
|Override  | See Prune    | See Join     | See Prune    | RPF'         |
|Timer     | (S,G,rpt) to | (S,G,rpt) to | (S,G) to     | (S,G,rpt) -> |
|expires   | RPF'         | RPF'         | RPF'         | RPF' (*,G)   |
|          | (S,G,rpt)    | (S,G,rpt)    | (S,G,rpt)    |              |
+----------+--------------+--------------+--------------+--------------+
|Send Join | OT = min(OT, | Cancel OT    | OT = min(OT, | OT = min(OT, |
|(S,G,rpt);| t_override)  |              | t_override)  | t_override)  |
|Leave OT  |              |              |              |              |
|unset     |              |              |              |              |
+----------+--------------+--------------+--------------+--------------+

It should say:

See notes

Notes:

The table at the bottom of page 78 does not indicate what the rows are as opposed to the columns. It appears that the first row consists of events and the second row consists of actions to take upon receiving those events while in the “NotPruned(S,G,rpt) State”.
--VERIFIER NOTES--
It is perfectly possible to parse this with a basic knowledge of the protocol states and events.

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