BGP Support for Four-Octet Autonomous System (AS) Number Space, December 2012
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 4893
- RFC 4271
- Q. Vohra
- idr (rtg)
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The Autonomous System number is encoded as a two-octet entity in the base BGP specification. This document describes extensions to BGP to carry the Autonomous System numbers as four-octet entities. This document obsoletes RFC 4893 and updates RFC 4271. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.