Project Title

SLE Application Program Interface for Return All Frames Service. Magenta Book: M-1 Update



Document Number



3.06 Cross Support Transfer Services Working Group

Document Type


Description of Document

This Recommended Practice specifies a C++ Application Program Interface (API) for the CCSDS Space Link Extension Return All Frames Service (RAF) Service. The API is intended for use by application programs implementing the SLE RAF Service.

Applicable Patents

There are no patent issues for this technology that are known by the CCSDS community

Patent Comments

Survey of Similar Standards
Documents or Projects
Undertaken in Other Bodies
and elsewhere in CCSDS


Book Editor


Book Editor Resources

NOTE: The work is limited to Pink Sheets.

Prototype 1

Not Required

Prototype 1 Resources

Not required for Magenta Book update.

Prototype 2

Not Required

Prototype 2 Resources

Not required for Magenta Book update.

Prototype 3

Prototype 3 Resources



Monitor Only

Resource Comments


Legend for Schedule Milestones
Orange Bullet = Required for Orange Books
Green Bullet = Required for Green Books
Magenta Bullet = Required for Magenta Books
Blue Bullet = Required for Blue Books
Note - Red Books are Draft Blue/Magenta Books

Schedule Milestones
Orange BookGreen BookMagenta BookBlue Book
Original Completion Date
(Date in M/D/YYYY format.)
(Date in M/D/YYYY format.)
Project ApprovedOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet9/15/201215 September 2012
Project Start DateOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet9/7/2012
Internal WG Review
First Draft Circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet9/15/201214 September 2012, before Fall 2012 Meeting
First Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet10/15/201215 October 2012, due @ Fall 2012 Meeting
Second draft circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet12/15/201230 Jaunuary 2014
Second Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet2/15/201311 Marchy 2014
Final WB Submitted to AD for Further ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet3/15/201320 March 2014 (actually, it is not a WB but is MG2)
External Milestones
Secretariat Document ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet4/15/201316 June 2014
First Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet6/15/2013Pink Sheets to be approved by CESG+CMC
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet9/15/2013
Secretariat Document Processing 2Magenta BulletBlue Bullet10/15/2013
Final Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet10/15/2013NOT EXPECTED FOR PINK SHEETS
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet10/15/2013NOT EXPECTED FOR PINK SHEETS
First Prototype DevelopmentBlue BulletNOT REQUIRED
Second Prototype DevelopmentBlue BulletNOT REQUIRED
CMC ApprovalOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet12/15/2013CMC Approved
Total Time to Complete
(in months)
Version: 623.0
Created at 7/16/2012 10:26 AM by Calzolari Gian Paolo
Last modified at 10/12/2015 6:55 PM by CCSDS Tech Support