[rfc-dist] RFC 4495 on A Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP) Extension for the Reduction of Bandwidth of a Reservation Flow

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        RFC 4495

        Title:      A Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP) 
                    Extension for the Reduction of Bandwidth 
                    of a Reservation Flow 
        Author:     J. Polk, S. Dhesikan
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       May 2006
        Mailbox:    jmpolk at cisco.com, 
                    sdhesika at cisco.com
        Pages:      21
        Characters: 44983
        Updates:    RFC2205

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-tsvwg-rsvp-bw-reduction-02.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4495.txt

This document proposes an extension to the Resource Reservation
Protocol (RSVPv1) to reduce the guaranteed bandwidth allocated to an
existing reservation.  This mechanism can be used to affect
individual reservations, aggregate reservations, or other forms of
RSVP tunnels.  This specification is an extension of RFC 2205.  

This document is a product of the Transport Area Working Group
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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