The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'RTP Control Protocol (RTCP) Extended Report (XR) Block for Independent
Reporting of Burst/Gap Discard Metric'
(draft-ietf-xrblock-independent-burst-gap-discard-03.txt) as Proposed
This document is the product of the Metric Blocks for use with RTCP's
Extended Report Framework Working Group.
The IESG contact persons are Alexey Melnikov, Ben Campbell and Alissa
A URL of this Internet Draft is:
This document defines an RTP Control Protocol (RTCP) Extended Report
(XR) block that allows the reporting of burst and gap discard metrics
independently of the burst and gap loss metrics for use in a range of
Working Group Summary
The WG process was quick and efficient.
Similar metrics are already implemented and at least two participants
mentioned that they plan to align the implementations with the metrics as
defined in the i-D. The document was reviewed by the PM-DIR and SDP
directorates and the comments were considered in the updated version.
Dan Romascanu is the Document Shepherd. Alissa Cooper is the Responsible Area