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The Shutdown Communication BGP Cease Notification Message subcode

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (idr WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Job Snijders , Jakob Heitz , John Scudder
Last updated 2016-11-30 (Latest revision 2016-11-15)
Replaced by draft-ietf-idr-shutdown
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This document defines the BGP Cease NOTIFICATION message "Shutdown Communication" subcode for operators to transmit a short freeform message to describe why a BGP session was shutdown.


Job Snijders
Jakob Heitz
John Scudder

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