Single Nickname for an Area Border RBridge in Multilevel Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL), February 2022
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- M. Zhang
D. Eastlake 3rd
- NON WORKING GROUP
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A major issue in multilevel TRILL is how to manage RBridge nicknames. In this document, area border RBridges use a single nickname in both Level 1 and Level 2. RBridges in Level 2 must obtain unique nicknames but RBridges in different Level 1 areas may have the same nicknames.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.