Single Area Border RBridge Nickname for TRILL Multilevel
draft-zhang-trill-multilevel-single-nickname-01

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Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2015-07-05)
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Abstract

A major issue in multilevel TRILL is how to manage RBridge nicknames. In this document, the area border RBridge uses a single nickname in both Level 1 and Level 2. RBridges in Level 2 must obtain unique nicknames but RBridges in different Level 1 areas may have the same nicknames.

Authors

Mingui Zhang (zhangmingui@huawei.com)
Donald Eastlake (d3e3e3@gmail.com)
Radia Perlman (radia@alum.mit.edu)
Margaret Cullen (mrw@painless-security.com)
Hongjun Zhai (honjun.zhai@tom.com)

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