LISP-DDT Referral Internet Groper (RIG)
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Internet Engineering Task Force                             D. Farinacci
Internet-Draft                                               lispers.net
Intended status: Experimental                                    A. Jain
Expires: January 4, 2015                                Juniper Networks
                                                             I. Kouvelas
                                                                D. Lewis
                                                           cisco Systems
                                                            July 3, 2014

                LISP-DDT Referral Internet Groper (RIG)
                      draft-farinacci-lisp-rig-04

Abstract

   A simple tool called the LISP-DDT Referral Internet Groper or 'rig'
   can be used to query the LISP-DDT hierarchy.  This draft describes
   how the 'rig' tool works.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Requirements Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   2.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   3.  Definition of Terms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   4.  Basic Overview  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
   5.  Implementation Details  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7
   6.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
   7.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
   8.  References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
     8.1.  Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
     8.2.  Informative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   Appendix A.  Acknowledgments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   Appendix B.  Document Change Log  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
     B.1.  Changes to draft-farinacci-lisp-rig-04.txt  . . . . . . .  10
     B.2.  Changes to draft-farinacci-lisp-rig-03.txt  . . . . . . .  10
     B.3.  Changes to draft-farinacci-lisp-rig-02.txt  . . . . . . .  10
     B.4.  Changes to draft-farinacci-lisp-rig-01.txt  . . . . . . .  11
     B.5.  Changes to draft-farinacci-lisp-rig-00.txt  . . . . . . .  11
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11

1.  Requirements Language

   The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT",
   "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this
   document are to be interpreted as described in RFC 2119 [RFC2119].

2.  Introduction

   LISP [RFC6830] specifies an architecture and mechanism for replacing
   the addresses currently used by IP with two separate name spaces:
   Endpoint IDs (EIDs), used within sites, and Routing Locators (RLOCs),
   used on the transit networks that make up the Internet
   infrastructure.  To achieve this separation, the Locator/ID
   Separation Protocol (LISP) defines protocol mechanisms for mapping
   from EIDs to RLOCs.  In addition, LISP assumes the existence of a
   distributed database to store and propagate those mappings globally.
   This document focuses on the LISP-DDT [LISP-DDT] mapping database
   system.

   The 'rig' is a manual management tool to query LISP-DDT mapping
   database hierarchy.  It can be run by all devices which implement
   LISP, including ITRs, ETRs, PITRs, PETRs, Map-Resolvers, Map-Servers,
   and LISP-DDT nodes, as well as by a host system at either a LISP-
   capable or non-LISP-capable site.

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