[rfc-dist] RFC 4451 on BGP MULTI_EXIT_DISC (MED) Considerations
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Title: BGP MULTI_EXIT_DISC (MED) Considerations
Author: D. McPherson, V. Gill
Date: March 2006
Mailbox: danny at arbor.net,
VijayGill9 at aol.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-grow-bgp-med-considerations-05.txt
The BGP MULTI_EXIT_DISC (MED) attribute provides a mechanism for BGP
speakers to convey to an adjacent AS the optimal entry point into the
local AS. While BGP MEDs function correctly in many scenarios, a
number of issues may arise when utilizing MEDs in dynamic or complex
This document discusses implementation and deployment considerations
regarding BGP MEDs and provides information with which implementers and
network operators should be familiar. This memo provides information for the Internet community.
This document is a product of the Global Routing Operations
Working Group of the IETF.
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