BGP Support for Four-octet AS Number Space, May 2007
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 6793
- Q. Vohra
- idr (rtg)
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Currently the Autonomous System (AS) number is encoded as a two-octet entity in BGP. This document describes extensions to BGP to carry the Autonomous System number as a four-octet entity. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.