AW: CONNECT ACK in H.235

Euchner Martin Martin.Euchner at ICN.SIEMENS.DE
Mon Jan 8 11:32:28 EST 2001


François,

thanks for pointing this out. You are right: the mentioned Connect Acknowledge message is indeed forbidden.

I have no explanation why this contradiction remains there since H.235v1. I can only assume, that this must be an oversight since then that no one has noticed so far. It is absolutely not the intention of H.235 to mandate forbidden messages.

My proposal is to remove the contradiction here by deleting the two words "CONNECT ACKNOWLEDGE".

Any comments, objections?

I would file an entry to the H.323 Implementors Guide.

Kind Regards

Martin Euchner.
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        -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
        Von:    Francois Audet [SMTP:audet at NORTELNETWORKS.COM]
        Gesendet am:    Mittwoch, 3. Januar 2001 22:45
        An:     ITU-SG16 at mailbag.cps.intel.com
        Betreff:        CONNECT ACK in H.235

        Guys,

        H.235v2 section 7.1 talk about receiving a CONNECT ACKNOWLEDGE message with insufficient security capabilities. Problem is that the CONNECT ACK message is forbidden in H.225.0.

        Anybody knows what this is all about?

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        François AUDET, Nortel Networks
        mailto:audet at nortelnetworks.com <mailto:audet at nortelnetworks.com> , tel:+1 408 495 3756


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