Layer 2 Conformance Test Suites

Table 1: Layer 2 Conformance Test Suites

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CategoryTest Suite NameStandards / RFC reference for Conformance TestingStandards / RFC reference for Functional Testing

Layer 2

BridgingMMRP (Multiple MAC Registration Protocol)IEEE 802.1ak
MVRP (Multiple VLAN Registration Protocol) IEEE 802.1ak
LLDP (Link Layer Discovery Protocol)IEEE802.1AB-2005, IEEE802.1AB-2009
LACP (Link Aggregation Control Protocol)IEEE 802.3-2002, 802.3 – 2005 Clause 43 IEEE 802.3-2002
IGMP (Internet Group Management Protocol) Snoopingdraft-ieft-magma-snoop-12/RFC 4541, RFC 1112, RFC 2236 and RFC 3376 draft-ieft-magma-snoop-12/RFC 4541, RFC 1112, RFC 2236 and RFC 3376
VLAN (Virtual Local Area Network)IEEE 802.1d-1998, 802.1d-2004, 802.1Q-2003 and 802.1Q-2005
RSTP (Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol)802.1w-2001,802.1d2004draft-ieft-magma-snoop-12/RFC 4541, RFC 1112, RFC 2236 and RFC 3376
MSTP (Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol)IEEE 802.1s-2002, 802.1Q-2003, 802.1Q-2005IEEE 802.1s-2002, 802.1Q-2003, 802.1Q-2005
STP (Spanning Tree Protocol)IEEE 802.1D-1998IEEE 802.1D-1998
SecurityPNAC (Port-based Network Access Control)IEEE 802.1X -2001, IEEE 802.1X -2004
IndustrialMRP (Media redundancy Protocol)IEC 62439/Ed 1.0,
PRP (Parallel Redundancy Protocol)IEC 62439-3:2011/FDISIEC 62439-3:2011/FDIS