Graceful OSPF Restart Implementation Report
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <firstname.lastname@example.org>, RFC Editor <email@example.com>, ospf mailing list <firstname.lastname@example.org>, ospf chair <email@example.com> Subject: Document Action: 'Graceful OSPF Restart Implementation Report' to Informational RFC The IESG has approved the following document: - 'Graceful OSPF Restart Implementation Report ' <draft-ietf-ospf-graceful-impl-report-06.txt> as an Informational RFC This document is the product of the Open Shortest Path First IGP Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Alex Zinin and Ross Callon. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-ospf-graceful-impl-report-06.txt
Technical Summary Graceful OSPF Restart as specified in RFC 3623 provides a mechanism whereby an OSPF router can stay on the forwarding path even as its OSPF software is restarted. This document provides an implementation report for this extension to the base OSPF protocol. Working Group Summary The WG had consensus on the document. Protocol Quality Reviewed for the IESG by Alex Zinin. RFC Editor Note: Section 8. Security Considerations: OLD: This document does not address any security issues other a reference to the RFC 2328 [OSPF]. Security considerations for the OSPF protocol are included in RFC2328 [OSPF]. Security considerations for Graceful OSPF Restart are included in [GRACE]. NEW: This document does not discuss implementation and interoperability aspects of the security mechanisms in great detail, as no new security mechanisms are introduced with Graceful OSPF Restart. Security considerations for the OSPF protocol are included in RFC2328 [OSPF]. Security considerations for Graceful OSPF Restart are included in [GRACE].