BFD Stability

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This document describes extensions to the Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) protocol to measure BFD stability. Specifically, it describes a mechanism for detection of BFD frame loss as well as local delay measurements for BFD transmitter and receiver.


Ashesh Mishra (
Mahesh Jethanandani (
Ankur Saxena (
Juniper Networks (
Mach Chen (
Peng Fan (

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