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Deprecation of BGP AS_SET, AS_CONFED_SET.

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Author Warren "Ace" Kumari
Last updated 2010-09-22
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This document deprecates the use of the AS_SET and AS_CONFED_SET types of the AS_PATH in BGPv4. This is done to simplify the design and implementation of the BGP protocol and to make the semantics of the originator of a route more clear.


Warren "Ace" Kumari

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