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PPP Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL) Protocol Control Protocol (RFC6361)

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Original Publication Date: 2011-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2011-Aug-26
Document File: 16 page(s) / 18K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

J. Carlson: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

The TRILL Protocol [RFC6325] defines a set of mechanisms used to communicate between RBridges. These devices can bridge together large 802 networks using link-state protocols in place of the traditional spanning tree mechanisms [RFC5556].

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                        J. Carlson Request for Comments: 6361                                   WorkingCode Category: Standards Track                                D. Eastlake 3rd ISSN: 2070-1721                                                   Huawei                                                              August 2011

    PPP Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL) Protocol                             Control Protocol

Abstract

   The Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) defines a Link Control Protocol    (LCP) and a method for negotiating the use of multiprotocol traffic    over point-to-point links.  This document describes PPP support for    the Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL) Protocol,    allowing direct communication between Routing Bridges (RBridges) via    PPP links.

Status of This Memo

   This is an Internet Standards Track document.

   This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Further information on    Internet Standards is available in Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at    http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc6361.

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 Carlson & Eastlake           Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 6361                     TRILL over PPP                  August 2011

 Table of Contents

   1. Introduction ....................................................2    2. PPP TRILL Negotiation ...........................................3       2.1. TNCP Packet Format .........................................3       2.2. TNP Packet Format ..........................................4       2.3...