RFC 6428, "Proactive Connectivity Verification, Continuity Check, and Remote Defect Indication for the MPLS Transport Profile", November 2011Source of RFC: mpls (rtg)
See Also: RFC 6428w/ inline errata
Errata ID: 3629
Publication Format(s) : TEXT
Reported By: Alan Davey
Date Reported: 2013-05-20
Verifier Name: Adrian Farrel
Date Verified: 2013-05-21
Section 3.5.3 says:
The length is the length of the following data: the Global_ID, Node Identifier, and Attachment Circuit ID (AC_ID) are as per .
It should say:
The length is the length in octets of the data following the length field. The Global_ID, Node Identifier, and Attachment Circuit ID (AC_ID) are as per .
Original text gave the impression that the length related to only three fields, but it actually applies to all data following the Length field. It should also be noted that the length is counted in octets.