Support for redundant switch controllers in GSMP

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Authors Avri Doria  , Kenneth Sundell 
Last updated 1999-10-28
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The General Switch Management Protocol (GSMP) is currently being updated [3] from previous versions [1] [2]. There has been a desire to enhance this new version (GSMPv3) with support for redundant controllers per switch partition. This document proposes a way of adding such feature into GSMP.


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Kenneth Sundell (

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