RFC 8203

BGP Administrative Shutdown Communication, July 2017

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc8203.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 4486
Authors:
J. Snijders
J. Heitz
J. Scudder
Stream:
IETF
Source:
idr (rtg)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8203

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Abstract

This document enhances the BGP Cease NOTIFICATION message "Administrative Shutdown" and "Administrative Reset" subcodes for operators to transmit a short freeform message to describe why a BGP session was shutdown or reset. This document updates RFC 4486.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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