Signaling Maximum SID Depth using Border Gateway Protocol Link-State
draft-tantsura-idr-bgp-ls-segment-routing-msd-05

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Abstract

This document proposes a way to signal Maximum SID Depth (MSD) supported by a node at node and/or link granularity by a BGP-LS speaker. In a Segment Routing (SR) enabled network a centralized controller that programs SR tunnels needs to know the MSD supported by the head-end at node and/or link granularity to push the SID stack of an appropriate depth. MSD is relevant to the head-end of a SR tunnel or Binding-SID anchor node where Binding-SID expansions might result in creation of a new SID stack.

Authors

Jeff Tantsura (jefftant.ietf@gmail.com)
Uma Chunduri (uma.chunduri@huawei.com)
Gregory Mirsky (gregimirsky@gmail.com)
Siva Sivabalan (msiva@cisco.com)

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