[rfc-dist] RFC 5311 on Simplified Extension of Link State PDU (LSP) Space for IS-IS

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        RFC 5311

        Title:      Simplified Extension of Link State 
                    PDU (LSP) Space for IS-IS 
        Author:     D. McPherson, Ed.,
                    L. Ginsberg, S. Previdi,
                    M. Shand
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       February 2009
        Mailbox:    danny at arbor.net, 
                    ginsberg at cisco.com, 
                    sprevidi at cisco.com,
                    mshand at cisco.com
        Pages:      12
        Characters: 23886
        Obsoletes:  RFC3786

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-isis-wg-extlsp-05.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5311.txt

This document describes a simplified method for extending the Link
State PDU (LSP) space beyond the 256 LSP limit.  This method is
intended as a preferred replacement for the method defined in RFC

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
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