Layer Two Tunneling Protocol ''L2TP'' Multi-Protocol Label Switching Extension
draft-ietf-pppext-l2tp-mpls-02

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (l2tpext WG)
Authors Ken Peirce  , Pat Calhoun 
Last updated 1999-03-02
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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-pppext-l2tp-mpls-02.txt

Abstract

The L2TP document [1] defines the base protocol which describes the method of tunneling PPP [2] data. The L2TP base protocol does not address any MPLS extensions. The goal of MPLS is to speed forwarding of packets by reducing the lookup required in routing. This draft proposes a method to allow L2TP Data Sessions to be assigned a Multi-Protocol Label.

Authors

Ken Peirce (kenneth_peirce@3com.com)
Pat Calhoun (pcalhoun@cisco.com)

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