RFC 7880

Seamless Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (S-BFD), July 2016

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7880.txt
File formats:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 5880
Authors:
C. Pignataro
D. Ward
N. Akiya
M. Bhatia
S. Pallagatti
Stream:
IETF
Source:
bfd (rtg)

Cite this RFC: TXT  |  XML

DOI:  10.17487/RFC7880

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Abstract

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.


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