[rfc-dist] Please Disregard -- Re: RFC 6329 on IS-IS Extensions Supporting IEEE 802.1aq Shortest Path Bridging
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Fri Apr 20 16:02:28 PDT 2012
Please disregard this announcement. A corrected announcement will be
On Fri, Apr 20, 2012 at 04:00:55PM -0700, RFC Editor wrote:
> A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries.
> RFC 6329
> Title: IS-IS Extensions Supporting IEEE 802.1aq
> Shortest Path Bridging
> Author: D. Fedyk, Ed.,
> P. Ashwood-Smith, Ed.,
> D. Allan, A. Bragg,
> P. Unbehagen
> Status: Standards Track
> Stream: IETF
> Date: April 2012
> Mailbox: Donald.Fedyk at alcatel-lucent.com,
> Peter.AshwoodSmith at huawei.com,
> david.i.allan at ericsson.com,
> nbragg at ciena.com,
> unbehagen at avaya.com
> Pages: 37
> Characters: 88465
> Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso: None
> I-D Tag: draft-ietf-isis-ieee-aq-05.txt
> URL: http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6329.txt
> 802.1aq Shortest Path Bridging (SPB) has been standardized by the IEEE
> as the next step in the evolution of the various spanning tree and
> registration protocols. 802.1aq allows for true shortest path
> forwarding in a mesh Ethernet network context utilizing multiple equal
> cost paths. This permits it to support much larger Layer 2 topologies,
> with faster convergence, and vastly improved use of the mesh
> topology. Combined with this is single point provisioning for logical
> connectivity membership, which includes point-to-point,
> point-to-multipoint, and multipoint-to-multipoint variations. This
> memo documents the IS-IS changes required to support this IEEE
> protocol and provides some context and examples. [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
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