RFC 3063

MPLS Loop Prevention Mechanism, February 2001

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3063.txt
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Status:
EXPERIMENTAL
Authors:
Y. Ohba
Y. Katsube
E. Rosen
P. Doolan
Stream:
IETF
Source:
mpls (rtg)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC3063

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Abstract

This paper presents a simple mechanism, based on "threads", which can be used to prevent Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) from setting up label switched path (LSPs) which have loops. This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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