[rfc-dist] RFC 5085 on Pseudowire Virtual Circuit Connectivity Verification (VCCV): A Control Channel for Pseudowires

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        RFC 5085

        Title:      Pseudowire Virtual Circuit Connectivity Verification 
                    (VCCV): A Control Channel for Pseudowires 
        Author:     T. Nadeau, Ed.,
                    C. Pignataro, Ed.
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       December 2007
        Mailbox:    tnadeau at lucidvision.com, 
                    cpignata at cisco.com
        Pages:      30
        Characters: 67847
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-pwe3-vccv-15.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5085.txt

This document describes Virtual Circuit Connectivity Verification
(VCCV), which provides a control channel that is associated with a
pseudowire (PW), as well as the corresponding operations and
management functions (such as connectivity verification) to be used
over that control channel.  VCCV applies to all supported access
circuit and transport types currently defined for PWs.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Pseudo Wire Emulation Edge to Edge
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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