36.3223GPPEvolved Universal Terrestrial Radio Access (E-UTRA)Radio Link Control (RLC) protocol specificationRelease 15TS
The present document specifies the E-UTRA Radio Link Control (RLC) protocol for the UE – E-UTRAN radio interface.
The specification describes:
– E-UTRA RLC sublayer architecture;
– E-UTRA RLC entities;
– services expected from lower layers by E-UTRA RLC;
– services provided to upper layers by E-UTRA RLC;
– E-UTRA RLC functions;
– elements for peer-to-peer E-UTRA RLC communication including protocol data units, formats and parameters;
– handling of unknown, unforeseen and erroneous protocol data at E-UTRA RLC.