Seamless Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (S-BFD), July 2016
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 5880
- C. Pignataro
- bfd (rtg)
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This document defines Seamless Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (S-BFD), a simplified mechanism for using BFD with a large proportion of negotiation aspects eliminated, thus providing benefits such as quick provisioning, as well as improved control and flexibility for network nodes initiating path monitoring.
This document updates RFC 5880.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.