Filter-Based RIB Information Model
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I2RS working group                                               S. Kini
Internet-Draft                                                  Ericsson
Intended status: Standards Track                                S. Hares
Expires: September 10, 2015                                       Huawei
                                                             A. Ghanwani
                                                                    Dell
                                                             R. Krishnan
                                                                 Brocade
                                                                   Q. Wu
                                                                  Huawei
                                                           D. Bogdanovic
                                                        Juniper Networks
                                                             J. Tantsura
                                                                R. White
                                                                Ericsson
                                                           March 9, 2015

                   Filter-Based RIB Information Model
                  draft-kini-i2rs-fb-rib-info-model-00

Abstract

   This document defines an information model I2RS Filter based RIB
   (Routing information Model).  Filter based forwarding matches fields
   in the IP header plus other higher layer packet information.  These
   matches may be ordered.  Matches may contain actions which could
   impact forward, such as setting a nexthop.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   2.  Definitions and Acronyms  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   3.  Filter-Based Routing Information Model Overview . . . . . . .   5
     3.1.  Scope . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6
     3.2.  Generic Rules for Filter-Based RIBS . . . . . . . . . . .   6
   4.  Filter-Based-RIB module . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
     4.1.  FB-RIB entries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
     4.2.  FB-RIB Description  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
     4.3.  Rules on Order Rule . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
     4.4.  I2RS FB-RIB interaction with configured filter rules  . .  15
     4.5.  Relationship between RB-RIB Rule Model and RIB
           Information Model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  15
   5.  L3 Match-Action Rules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
   6.  Open issues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
   7.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
   8.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
   9.  References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     9.1.  Normative References: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     9.2.  Informative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20

1.  Introduction

   The Interface to the Routing System (I2RS)
   [I-D.ietf-i2rs-architecture] architecture provides dynamic read and
   write access to the information and state within the routing
   elements.  The I2RS client interacts with the I2RS agent in one or
   more network routing systems.

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