[rfc-dist] RFC 6213 on IS-IS BFD-Enabled TLV

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        RFC 6213

        Title:      IS-IS BFD-Enabled TLV 
        Author:     C. Hopps, L. Ginsberg
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       April 2011
        Mailbox:    chopps at cisco.com, 
                    ginsberg at cisco.com
        Pages:      7
        Characters: 15527
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-isis-bfd-tlv-03.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6213.txt

This document describes a type-length-value (TLV) for use in the
IS-IS routing protocol that allows for the proper use of the
Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) protocol.  There exist
certain scenarios in which IS-IS will not react appropriately to a
BFD-detected forwarding plane failure without use of either this TLV
or some other method.  [STANDARDS-TRACK]

This document is a product of the IS-IS for IP Internets Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
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