[rfc-dist] RFC 4875 on Extensions to Resource Reservation Protocol - Traffic Engineering (RSVP-TE) for Point-to-Multipoint TE Label Switched Paths (LSPs)

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        RFC 4875

        Title:      Extensions to Resource Reservation Protocol 
                    - Traffic Engineering (RSVP-TE) for Point-to-Multipoint 
                    TE Label Switched Paths (LSPs) 
        Author:     R. Aggarwal, Ed.,
                    D. Papadimitriou, Ed.,
                    S. Yasukawa, Ed.
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       May 2007
        Mailbox:    rahul at juniper.net, 
                    yasukawa.seisho at lab.ntt.co.jp, 
                    Dimitri.Papadimitriou at alcatel-lucent.be
        Pages:      53
        Characters: 125394
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-mpls-rsvp-te-p2mp-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4875.txt

This document describes extensions to Resource Reservation Protocol -
Traffic Engineering (RSVP-TE) for the set up of Traffic Engineered
(TE) point-to-multipoint (P2MP) Label Switched Paths (LSPs) in Multi-
Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) and Generalized MPLS (GMPLS)
networks.  The solution relies on RSVP-TE without requiring a
multicast routing protocol in the Service Provider core.  Protocol
elements and procedures for this solution are described.

There can be various applications for P2MP TE LSPs such as IP
multicast.  Specification of how such applications will use a P2MP TE
LSP is outside the scope of this document.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Multiprotocol Label Switching
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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