Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) on Multi-chassis Ling Aggregation Group (MC-LAG) Interfaces in IP Networks

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Authors Greg Mirsky  , Jeff Tantsura 
Last updated 2017-09-11 (latest revision 2017-03-10)
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This document describes use of Bidirectional Forwarding Detection for Multi-chassis Link Aggregation Group to provide faster than Link Aggregation Control Protocol convergence. This specification enhances and updates RFC 7130 "Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) on Link Aggregation Group (LAG) Interfaces".


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