Requirements for planned maintenance of BGP sessions

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To ease the maintenance of BGP [BGP] sessions and limit the amount of traffic that is lost during planned maintenance operations on routers, a solution is required in order to gracefully shutdown a router or a session.


Nicolas Dubois (

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