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Basic Specification for IP Fast Reroute: Loop-Free Alternates

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From: The IESG <>
To: IETF-Announce <>
Cc: Internet Architecture Board <>,
    RFC Editor <>
Subject: Protocol Action: 'Basic Specification for IP 
         Fast-Reroute: Loop-free Alternates' to Proposed Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Basic Specification for IP Fast-Reroute: Loop-free Alternates '
   <draft-ietf-rtgwg-ipfrr-spec-base-13.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Routing Area Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are David Ward and Ross Callon.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary

  This Document describes the issues, use cases on IP Fast ReRoute

Working Group Summary

   No issues given the length of time spent on producing it.

Document Quality

 There are a number of vendors interested in  developing IPFRR and the
document is of high enough quality to discuss the techniques and pitfalls
of different approaches.


   Dave Ward

RFC Editor Note