Extended Administrative Groups in MPLS Traffic Engineering (MPLS-TE), July 2014
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- E. Osborne
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MPLS Traffic Engineering (MPLS-TE) advertises 32 administrative groups (commonly referred to as "colors" or "link colors") using the Administrative Group sub-TLV. This is defined for OSPFv2 (RFC 3630), OSPFv3 (RFC 5329) and IS-IS (RFC 5305).
This document adds a sub-TLV to the IGP TE extensions, "Extended Administrative Group". This sub-TLV provides for additional administrative groups (link colors) beyond the current limit of 32.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.