BGP Remote-Next-Hop

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Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2015-03-09)
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The BGP Remote-Next-Hop attribute is an optional transitive attribute intended to facilitate automatic tunnelling across an AS for an NLRI in a given address family. The attribute carries one or more tunnel end-points and associated tunnel encapsulation information for a NLRI.


Gunter Van de Velde (
Keyur Patel (
Dhananjaya Rao (
Robert Raszuk (
Randy Bush (

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