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Dynamic Update of PW Parameters

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Author Frederic JOUNAY
Last updated 2007-11-13
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This draft aims at providing a generic solution for updating PW characteristics (interface parameters, label) on-the-fly without service interruption. The document specifies a new generic PWE control protocol mechanism called the PW Update. A PW Update LDP sub-TLV is defined for that purpose. It defines the signaling extension and describes the procedures to dynamically update the PW parameters. A use case is provided for CESoPSN PWs.


Frederic JOUNAY

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