BGP Large Communities Attribute, February 2017
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- J. Heitz, Ed.
J. Snijders, Ed.
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This document describes the BGP Large Communities attribute, an extension to BGP-4. This attribute provides a mechanism to signal opaque information within separate namespaces to aid in routing management. The attribute is suitable for use with all Autonomous System Numbers (ASNs) including four-octet ASNs.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.