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4-Octet AS Specific BGP Extended Community (RFC5668)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000189186D
Original Publication Date: 2009-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2009-Oct-30
Document File: 10 page(s) / 9K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

Y. Rekhter: AUTHOR [+3]


This document defines a new type of a BGP extended community, which carries a 4-octet Autonomous System (AS) number.

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Network Working Group                                         Y. Rekhter Request for Comments: 5668                              Juniper Networks Category: Standards Track                                      S. Sangli                                                            Cisco Systems                                                                D. Tappan                                                               Consultant                                                             October 2009

                4-Octet AS Specific BGP Extended Community


   This document defines a new type of a BGP extended community, which    carries a 4-octet Autonomous System (AS) number.

Status of This Memo

   This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the    Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for    improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet    Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state    and status of this protocol.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (c) 2009 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the    document authors.  All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.  Code Components extracted from this document must    include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of    the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as    described in the BSD License.

   This document may contain material from IETF Documents or IETF    Contributions published or made publicly available before November    10, 2008.  The person(s) controlling the copyright in some of this    material may not have granted the IETF Trust the right to allow    modifications of such material outside the IETF Standards Process.    Without obtaining an adequate license from the person(s) controlling    the copyright in such materials, this document may not be modified    outside the IETF Standards Process, and derivative works of it may

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 RFC 5668         4-Octet AS Specific Extended Community     October 2009