Using Operator-defined TLVs for Agile Service Deployment

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Replaces draft-chunduri-ospf-self-defined-sub-tlvs
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This document proposes a TLV within the body of the OSPF Router Information (RI) Opaque LSA, called Operator-defined Sub-TLV Container TLV. Here the term OSPF means both OSPFv2 and OSPFv3.This attribute is meant to accommodate policy-based and deployment- specific use cases.


Uma Chunduri (
Xiaohu Xu (
Luis Contreras (
Mohamed Boucadair (
Luay Jalil (

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