TRILL (Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links) Over IP Transport

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Margaret Cullen  , Donald Eastlake  , Mingui Zhang  , Dacheng Zhang 
Last updated 2018-12-21 (latest revision 2018-05-21)
Replaces draft-mrw-trill-over-ip
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The TRILL (Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links) protocol supports both point-to-point and multi-access links and is designed so that a variety of link protocols can be used between TRILL switch ports. This document specifies transmission of encapsulated TRILL data and IS-IS over IP (v4 or v6) transport. so as to use an IP network as a TRILL link in a unified TRILL campus. This document updates RFC 7177 and updates RFC 7178.


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