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RFC 6427

"MPLS Fault Management Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM)", November 2011

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updated by:
RFC 7214
Authors:
G. Swallow, Ed.
A. Fulignoli, Ed.
M. Vigoureux, Ed.
S. Boutros
D. Ward
Stream:
IETF
Source:
mpls (rtg)

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Abstract

This document specifies Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) messages to indicate service disruptive conditions for MPLS-based transport network Label Switched Paths. The notification mechanism employs a generic method for a service disruptive condition to be communicated to a Maintenance Entity Group End Point. This document defines an MPLS OAM channel, along with messages to communicate various types of service disruptive conditions. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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