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Graceful Restart Mechanism for LDP

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Authors Manoj B. Leelanivas , Yakov Rekhter , Rahul Aggarwal
Last updated 2001-10-23
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This document describes a mechanism that helps to minimize the negative effects on MPLS traffic caused by LSR's control plane restart, and specifically by the restart of its LDP component, on LSRs that are capable of preserving the MPLS forwarding component across the restart.


Manoj B. Leelanivas
Yakov Rekhter
Rahul Aggarwal

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