A Framework for Loop-free Convergence

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Authors Stewart Bryant  , Mike Shand 
Last updated 2010-10-29 (latest revision 2006-10-20)
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This draft describes mechanisms that may be used to prevent or to suppress the formation of micro-loops when an IP or MPLS network undergoes topology change due to failure, repair or management action.


Stewart Bryant (stbryant@cisco.com)
Mike Shand (mshand@cisco.com)

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