[rfc-dist] RFC 4972 on Routing Extensions for Discovery of Multiprotocol (MPLS) Label Switch Router (LSR) Traffic Engineering (TE) Mesh Membership
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Title: Routing Extensions for Discovery of
Multiprotocol (MPLS) Label Switch Router (LSR)
Traffic Engineering (TE) Mesh Membership
Author: JP. Vasseur, Ed.,
JL. Leroux, Ed.,
S. Yasukawa, S. Previdi,
P. Psenak, P. Mabbey
Status: Standards Track
Date: July 2007
Mailbox: jpv at cisco.com,
jeanlouis.leroux at orange-ftgroup.com,
s.yasukawa at hco.ntt.co.jp, sprevidi at cisco.com,
ppsenak at cisco.com, Paul_Mabey at cable.comcast.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-ccamp-automesh-04.txt
The setup of a full mesh of Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Traffic Engineering (TE) Label Switched Paths (LSP) among a set of
Label Switch Routers (LSR) is a common deployment scenario of MPLS
Traffic Engineering either for bandwidth optimization, bandwidth
guarantees or fast rerouting with MPLS Fast Reroute. Such deployment
may require the configuration of a potentially large number of TE
LSPs (on the order of the square of the number of LSRs). This document
specifies Interior Gateway Protocol (IGP) routing extensions for
Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS) and Open Shortest
Path First (OSPF) so as to provide an automatic discovery of the set
of LSRs members of a mesh in order to automate the creation of such
mesh of TE LSPs. [STANDARDS TRACK]
This document is a product of the Common Control and Measurement Plane
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