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BGP Bestpath Selection Criteria

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Rajiv Asati
Last updated 2019-07-17 (Latest revision 2008-10-27)
Replaces draft-asati-bgp-mpls-blackhole-avoidance
Replaced by draft-ietf-idr-bgp-bestpath-selection-criteria
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BGP specification [RFC4271] prescribes 'BGP next-hop reachability' as one of the key 'Route Resolvability Condition' that must be satisfied before the BGP bestpath candidate selection. This condition, however, may not be sufficient (as explained in the Appendix section) and desire further granularity.


Rajiv Asati

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