Conveying Path Setup Type in PCE Communication Protocol (PCEP) Messages, July 2018
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
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- RFC 8664
- S. Sivabalan
- pce (rtg)
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A Path Computation Element (PCE) can compute Traffic Engineering (TE) paths through a network; these paths are subject to various constraints. Currently, TE paths are Label Switched Paths (LSPs) that are set up using the RSVP-TE signaling protocol. However, other TE path setup methods are possible within the PCE architecture. This document proposes an extension to the PCE Communication Protocol (PCEP) to allow support for different path setup methods over a given PCEP session.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.