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I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-ppvpn-bgpvpn-auto-00.txt



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This draft is a work item of the Provider Provisioned Virtual Private Networks Working Group of the IETF.

	Title		: Using BGP as an Auto-Discovery Mechanism for 
                          Network-based VPNs
	Author(s)	: H. Ould-Brahim et al.
	Filename	: draft-ietf-ppvpn-bgpvpn-auto-00.txt
	Pages		: 10
	Date		: 27-Jul-01
	
In any Network-Based VPN (NBVPN) scheme, the Provider Edge (PE) 
routers attached to a common VPN must exchange certain information 
as a prerequisite to establish VPN-specific connectivity. In 
[RFC2547-bis], VPN-specific routes are exchanged, along with the 
information needed to enable a PE to determine which routes belong 
to which VPNs.

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