RFC 5492

Capabilities Advertisement with BGP-4, February 2009

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5492.txt
File formats:
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Status:
DRAFT STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 3392
Authors:
J. Scudder
R. Chandra
Stream:
IETF
Source:
idr (rtg)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC5492

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Abstract

This document defines an Optional Parameter, called Capabilities, that is expected to facilitate the introduction of new capabilities in the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) by providing graceful capability advertisement without requiring that BGP peering be terminated. This document obsoletes RFC 3392. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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