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Using LDP Multipoint Extensions on Targeted LDP Sessions

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Maria Napierala , Eric C. Rosen
Last updated 2012-10-10 (Latest revision 2012-04-20)
Replaced by RFC 7060
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Label Distribution Protocol (LDP) can be used to set up Point-to-Multipoint (P2MP) and Multipoint-to-Multipoint (MP2MP) Label Switched Paths. The existing specification for this functionality assumes that a pair of LDP neighbors are directly connected. However, the LDP base specification allows for the case where a pair of LDP neighbors are not directly connected; the LDP session between such a pair of neighbors is known as a "Targeted LDP" session. This document specifies the use of the LDP P2MP/MP2MP extensions over a Targeted LDP session.


Maria Napierala
Eric C. Rosen

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