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Title : Extending the Number of IS-IS LSP Fragments Beyond the
Author(s) : A. Hermelin
Filename : draft-hermelin-ext-lsp-frags-01.txt
Pages : 8
Date : 09-May-01
This document describes a mechanism to allow a system to originate
more than 256 LSP fragments, a limit set by the original Intermediate
System to Intermediate System (IS-IS) Routing protocol, as described
in ISO 10589. This mechanism can be used in IP-only, OSI-only, and
The document describes behaviors that are backwards compatible with
implementations that do not support this feature. These behaviors
are specified in a way that allows previous implementations to
correctly process the extended fragment information.
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