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Title : BGP Route Oscillation Reduction with Confederation
Author(s) : E. Chen
Filename : draft-chen-confed-oscillation-reduce-00.txt
Pages : 5
Date : 04-Jun-02
This document proposes a simple revision to Confederation that allows
a BGP speaker in a Confederation to send a route advertisement
(instead of a route withdraw) in certain cases. The availability of
the routing information helps achieve stable route selection, and
moves Confederation closer to IBGP full-mesh equivalence in terms of
routing information. It has been shown that the proposed mechanism
eliminates a number of persistent route oscillation cases involving
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