[rfc-dist] RFC 5301 on Dynamic Hostname Exchange Mechanism for IS-IS

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        RFC 5301

        Title:      Dynamic Hostname Exchange Mechanism for 
        Author:     D. McPherson, N. Shen
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       October 2008
        Mailbox:    danny at arbor.net, 
                    naiming at cisco.com
        Pages:      6
        Characters: 11740
        Obsoletes:  RFC2763

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-isis-rfc2763bis-00.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5301.txt

RFC 2763 defined a simple and dynamic mechanism for routers running
IS-IS to learn about symbolic hostnames.  RFC 2763 defined a new TLV
that allows the IS-IS routers to flood their name-to-systemID
mapping information across the IS-IS network.

This document obsoletes RFC 2763.  This document moves the capability
provided by RFC 2763 to the Standards Track.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the IS-IS for IP Internets Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
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