Maintaining more than 255 adjacencies in IS-IS
draft-ietf-isis-wg-255adj-02

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (isis WG)
Last updated 1999-10-11
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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-isis-wg-255adj-02.txt

Abstract

This draft describes an optional implementation technique within IS-IS [ISO90, Cal90a, Cal90b] used today by several ISPs for routing within their clouds. IS-IS is an interior gateway routing protocol developed originally by OSI and used with IP extensions as IGP. This draft describes how to effectively bypass the problem of 255 circuits that IS-IS allows to maintain with minor violations of the specification that however does not prevent interoperability with existing implementations.

Authors

Tony Przygienda (prz@redback.com)

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