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Request to Move RFC 1403 to Historic Status (RFC3166)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000005348D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2001-Aug-24
Document File: 4 page(s) / 4K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

D. Meyer: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

RFC 1403, "BGP OSPF Interaction", describes technology which is no longer used. This document requests that RFC 1403 be moved to Historic status.

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Network Working Group D. Meyer Request for Comments: 3166 Sprint Category: Informational J. Scudder Cisco Systems

August 2001

Request to Move RFC 1403 to Historic Status

Status of this Memo

This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard of any kind. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2001). All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

RFC 1403, "BGP OSPF Interaction", describes technology which is no longer used. This document requests that RFC 1403 be moved to Historic status.

1. Details

During a review of internet standards relating to BGP, it became apparent that BGP OSPF interaction, as described in RFC 1403, is not common usage (if at all), and requires significant implementation complexity. Since this mechanism has not been in use in the public internet for many years (if ever), it is proposed to reclassify it to Historic.

2. Security Considerations

Moving RFC 1403 to Historic has no known effect on the security of the internet.

3. References

[RFC1403] Varadhan, K., "BGP OSPF Interaction", RFC 1403,

January 1993.

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4. Authors' Addresses

David Meyer Sprint 12502 Sunrise Valley Dr Reston VA, 20191 MS VARESA-0105

EMail: dmm@sprint.net

John Scudder Cisco Systems, Inc. 170 Tasman Drive San Jose, CA, 95134

EMail: jgs@cisco.com

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