Graceful BGP session shutdown

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Authors Pierre Francois  , Bruno Decraene  , Cristel Pelsser  , Clarence Filsfils 
Last updated 2009-03-06
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This draft describes operational procedures aimed at reducing the amount of traffic lost during planned maintenances of routers, involving the shutdown of BGP peering sessions.


Pierre Francois (
Bruno Decraene (
Cristel Pelsser (
Clarence Filsfils (

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