BIER MTU Discovery
draft-ietf-bier-mtud-00

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Last updated 2019-08-31 (latest revision 2019-02-27)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-bier-mtud-00.txt

Abstract

This document defines an IGP based mechanism for discovering the MTU of a BIER sub-domain. This document defines extensions to OSPF and IS-IS, but other protocols could potentially be extended. MTU discovery is usually done for a given path, while this document defines it for a sub-domain. This allows the computed MTU to be independent of the set of receivers. Also, the MTU is independent of rerouting events within the sub-domain.

Authors

Stig Venaas (stig@cisco.com)
IJsbrand Wijnands (ice@cisco.com)
Les Ginsberg (ginsberg@cisco.com)
Mahesh Sivakumar (sivakumar.mahesh@gmail.com)

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