The OSPF Address Resolution Advertisement Option
draft-ietf-ospf-ara-02

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Last updated 1998-03-16
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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-ospf-ara-02.txt

Abstract

This document defines an optional extension to OSPF which enables routers to distribute IP to link-layer address resolution information An OSPF Address Resolution Advertisement (ARA) may include media- specific information such as a multipoint-to-point connection identifier along with the address resolution information to support media-specific functions. The ARA option can be used to support router-to-router inter-subnet shortcut architectures such as those described in [HEIN].

Authors

Rob Coltun (rcoltun@movaz.com)
Juha Heinanen (jh@telia.fi)

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