[rfc-dist] RFC 4872 on RSVP-TE Extensions in Support of End-to-End Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Recovery

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        RFC 4872

        Title:      RSVP-TE Extensions in Support of 
                    End-to-End Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching 
                    (GMPLS) Recovery 
        Author:     J.P. Lang, Ed.,
                    Y. Rekhter, Ed.,
                    D. Papadimitriou, Ed.
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       May 2007
        Mailbox:    jplang at ieee.org, 
                    yakov at juniper.net, 
                    dimitri.papadimitriou at alcatel-lucent.be
        Pages:      47
        Characters: 111882
        Updates:    RFC3471

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ccamp-gmpls-recovery-e2e-signaling-04.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4872.txt

This document describes protocol-specific procedures and extensions
for Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Resource
ReSerVation Protocol - Traffic Engineering (RSVP-TE) signaling to
support end-to-end Label Switched Path (LSP) recovery that denotes
protection and restoration.  A generic functional description of
GMPLS recovery can be found in a companion document, RFC 4426.  

This document is a product of the Common Control and Measurement Plane
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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