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RFC 5918

"Label Distribution Protocol (LDP) 'Typed Wildcard' Forward Equivalence Class (FEC)", August 2010

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
R. Asati
I. Minei
B. Thomas
Stream:
IETF
Source:
mpls (rtg)

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Abstract

The Label Distribution Protocol (LDP) specification for the Wildcard Forward Equivalence Class (FEC) element has several limitations. This document addresses those limitations by defining a Typed Wildcard FEC Element and associated procedures. In addition, it defines a new LDP capability to address backward compatibility. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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