Targeted LDP Hello Reduction

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Targeted LDP Hellos are used for establishing adjacencies with non- directly connected peers. After an LDP session is established to a targeted peer, the session Keepalives are sufficient to notify the intent of an LSR to maintain its adjacency with the peer. This document proposes a mechanism to turn off Targeted LDP Hellos after LDP session is established to a peer.


Giles Heron (
Pranjal Dutta (
Thomas Nadeau (

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