[rfc-dist] RFC 4454 on Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) over Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol Version 3 (L2TPv3)

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        RFC 4454

        Title:      Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) over 
                    Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol Version 3 
        Author:     S. Singh, M. Townsley,
                    C. Pignataro
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       May 2006
        Mailbox:    sanjeevs at cisco.com, 
                    mark at townsley.net, 
                    cpignata at cisco.com
        Pages:      26
        Characters: 58281
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-l2tpext-pwe3-atm-04.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4454.txt

The Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol, Version 3 (L2TPv3) defines an
extensible tunneling protocol to transport layer 2 services over IP
networks.  This document describes the specifics of how to use the L2TP
control plane for Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) Pseudowires and
provides guidelines for transporting various ATM services over an IP

This document is a product of the Layer Two Tunneling Protocol Extensions
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
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