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TRILL Distributed Layer 3 Gateway
draft-hao-trill-irb-05

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (trill WG)
Authors Hao Weiguo , Yizhou Li , Donald E. Eastlake 3rd , Liang Xia , Andrew Qu , Muhammad Durrani
Last updated 2015-10-14 (Latest revision 2014-10-14)
Replaced by RFC 7956
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state Adopted by a WG
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-trill-irb
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:

Abstract

Currently TRILL protocol provides optimal pair-wise data frame forwarding for layer 2 intra-subnet traffic but not for layer 3 inter-subnet traffic. A centralized gateway solution is typically used for layer 3 inter-subnet traffic forwarding but has following issues:

Authors

Hao Weiguo
Yizhou Li
Donald E. Eastlake 3rd
Liang Xia
Andrew Qu
Muhammad Durrani

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