LISP Canonical Address Format (LCAF) (RFC8060)
Original Publication Date: 2017-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2017-Feb-03
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
D. Farinacci: AUTHOR [+2]
The LISP architecture and protocol [RFC6830] introduces two new numbering spaces: Endpoint Identifiers (EIDs) and Routing Locators (RLOCs). To provide flexibility for current and future applications, these values can be encoded in LISP control messages using a general syntax that includes Address Family Identifier (AFI), length, and value fields.
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) D. Farinacci Request for Comments: 8060 lispers.net Category: Experimental D. Meyer ISSN: 2070-1721 Brocade J. Snijders NTT February 2017
LISP Canonical Address Format (LCAF)
This document defines a canonical address format encoding used in Locator/ID Separation Protocol (LISP) control messages and in the encoding of lookup keys for the LISP Mapping Database System.
Status of This Memo
This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for examination, experimental implementation, and evaluation.
This document defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community. 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). Not all documents approved by the IESG are a candidate for any level of Internet Standard; see Section 2 of RFC 7841.
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/rfc8060.
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RFC 8060 LISP Canonical Address Format (LCAF) February 2017
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