Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP-4, January 2007
- File formats:
- DRAFT STANDARD
- RFC 2858
- Updated by:
- RFC 7606
- T. Bates
- idr (rtg)
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This document defines extensions to BGP-4 to enable it to carry routing information for multiple Network Layer protocols (e.g., IPv6, IPX, L3VPN, etc.). The extensions are backward compatible - a router that supports the extensions can interoperate with a router that doesn't support the extensions. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.