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This draft is a work item of the Open Shortest Path First IGP Working Group of the IETF.
Title : Flooding over parallel point-to-point links
Author(s) : J. Moy
Filename : draft-ietf-ospf-ppp-flood-00.txt
Pages : 7
Date : 16-Nov-00
The OSPF routing protocol synchronizes its link-state database over
all links. However, when multiple point-to-point links connect a
pair of OSPF routers, it is only necessary to flood over one of the
parallel links. This can be done in a backward-compatible fashion,
without requiring negotiation between neighboring routers, as
described in this memo.
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