RFC 1029

More fault tolerant approach to address resolution for a Multi-LAN system of Ethernets, May 1988

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Status:
UNKNOWN
Author:
G. Parr
Stream:
[Legacy]

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC1029

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Abstract

This memo discusses an extension to a Bridge Protocol to detect and disclose changes in heighbouring host address parameters in a Multi-Lan system of Ethernets. The problem is one which is appearing more and more regularly as the interconnected systems grow larger on Campuses and in Commercial Institutions. This RFC suggests a protocol enhancement for the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.