Dynamic Capability for BGP-4

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (idr WG)
Authors Srihari Sangli  , Enke Chen 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2011-12-05)
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This document defines a new BGP capability termed "Dynamic Capability", which would allow the dynamic update of capabilities over an established BGP session. This capability would facilitate non-disruptive capability changes by BGP speakers.


Srihari Sangli (rsrihari@cisco.com)
Enke Chen (enkechen@cisco.com)

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