Advertising per-node administrative tags in OSPF

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Authors Shraddha Hegde  , Harish Raghuveer  , Hannes Gredler  , Rob Shakir  , Anton Smirnov  , Zhenbin Li 
Last updated 2014-12-28 (latest revision 2014-06-26)
Replaced by RFC 7777
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This document describes an extension to OSPF protocol [RFC2328] to add an optional operational capability, that allows tagging and grouping of the nodes in an OSPF domain. This allows simplification,ease of management and control over route and path selection based on configured policies. This document describes the protocol extensions to disseminate per- node admin-tags to the OSPFv2 and OSPFv3 protocol.


Shraddha Hegde (
Harish Raghuveer (
Hannes Gredler (
Rob Shakir (
Anton Smirnov (
Zhenbin Li (

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