[rfc-dist] RFC 5711 on Node Behavior upon Originating and Receiving Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP) Path Error Messages

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        RFC 5711

        Title:      Node Behavior upon Originating and 
                    Receiving Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP) Path 
                    Error Messages 
        Author:     JP. Vasseur, Ed.,
                    G. Swallow, I. Minei
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       January 2010
        Mailbox:    jpv at cisco.com, 
                    swallow at cisco.com, 
                    ina at juniper.net
        Pages:      7
        Characters: 12596
        Updates:    RFC3209

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-mpls-3209-patherr-06.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5711.txt

The aim of this document is to describe a common practice with regard
to the behavior of nodes that send and receive a Resource Reservation
Protocol (RSVP) Traffic Engineering (TE) Path Error messages for a
preempted Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) or Generalized MPLS
(GMPLS) Traffic Engineering Label Switched Path (TE LSP).  (For
reference to the notion of TE LSP preemption, see RFC 3209.)  This
document does not define any new protocol extensions.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Multiprotocol Label Switching Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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