[rfc-dist] RFC 6427 on MPLS Fault Management Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM)

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        RFC 6427

        Title:      MPLS Fault Management Operations, Administration, 
                    and Maintenance (OAM) 
        Author:     G. Swallow, Ed.,
                    A. Fulignoli, Ed.,
                    M. Vigoureux, Ed.,
                    S. Boutros, 
                    D. Ward
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       November 2011
        Mailbox:    swallow at cisco.com, 
                    annamaria.fulignoli at ericsson.com, 
                    martin.vigoureux at alcatel-lucent.com,  
                    sboutros at cisco.com, 
                    dward at juniper.net
        Pages:      17
        Characters: 34069
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-mpls-tp-fault-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6427.txt

This document specifies Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM)
messages to indicate service disruptive conditions for MPLS-based
transport network Label Switched Paths.  The notification mechanism
employs a generic method for a service disruptive condition to be
communicated to a Maintenance Entity Group End Point.  This document
defines an MPLS OAM channel, along with messages to communicate
various types of service disruptive conditions.  [STANDARDS-TRACK]

This document is a product of the Multiprotocol Label Switching 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
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
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