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BGP Maximum Prefix Limits

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Job Snijders , Melchior Aelmans
Last updated 2019-09-09 (Latest revision 2019-03-08)
Replaced by draft-sa-idr-maxprefix
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-sa-idr-maxprefix
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document describes mechanisms to limit the negative impact of route leaks [RFC7908] and/or resource exhaustion in BGP [RFC4271] implementations.


Job Snijders
Melchior Aelmans

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