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Project Title:FC Link Encapsulation
Processing Stage:PublicationStage which project has reached
Acronyms:FC-LEIf 2 acronyms, 2nd is used for Project Status Summary
Group:T11.4TC or TG in which development was done
Type:INCITS ProjectINCITS (ANSI), LIaison, Internal etc.
Project:955-MINCITS Project Number
ISO Project:1.25.13.ISO Project Number
Description:To develop a mapping to allow the transport of IP (Internet Protocol) and IEEE 802.2 LLC (Logical Link Control) Protocol Data Units (PDUs) over Fibre Channel.
Status: PublishedCurrent Project Status
Action:ReaffirmationNext action related to SD-2 Milestones
Target Date:2001
T11 History:LB 95-372 forwarding FC-LE draft for 1PR (95-378, revision 0.93) closed on 11/22/95 with 56-0-5, 4Y comments, results in 95-453. T11 voted 41-0-19 in 12/95 to recommend that the JTC1 TAG supports the NWI. T11 voted 32-0-28 in 12/95 to fo
rward FC-LE, rev 1.0 (0.93 + agreed changes) for 1PR.
Forwarding package consisting of Cover Letter 95-505 (barra14), Expository remarks 95-506 (neh0), FC-LE Rev 1.0 (95-511) transmitted on 2/12/96.
T11 voted F49-O00-DNV18 on 6/12/96 at the Plenary @ Santa Fe, NM to accept Public Review draft plus approved ANSI editor changes as the final draft for the project.
Draft was brought into line withe the Proposed Normative Reference Policy.
Cover leter is 96-354, dated 8/26/96. Final dpANS, Rev 1.1 (dated 6/26/96, created 8/8/96) is 96-353.
T11 voted (rollcall) F57-O00-DNV21 in 4/98 to direct the IR to vote No on FC-LE (DIS 14165-231) at the 6/98 SC 25/WG 4 meeting with the techncial reason that emerging implementations do not follow this standard and there is an IETF RFC underway which differs from this standard.
ISO Status:International Status
Editor:Paul Rupert, paulrupert@earthlink.net
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Publications:ANSI X3.287:1996Reference to use in ordering standard or draft standard
Sources:Approved standards are available from ANSI & Global Engineering
Latest Draft:A maintenance draft based on revision 1.1, X3T11/96-353v0, dated 06/26/1996, is available in PDF (204 kilobytes) format (204 kilobytes). This document is for use by T11 member organizations only (access requires a password), and is based upon the final committee draft. People who work for a T11 member organization, but who do not participate in T11, can register for access to the T11 web site to gain access to these documents. Others should use the publication number above to purchase the official standard or technical report. For the full revision history click here.

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09/20/99 - Add annual report details (Kari Fields)