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	Title		: OSPF Refresh and Flooding Reduction in Stable 
                          Topologies
	Author(s)	: P. Pillay-Esnault
	Filename	: draft-pillay-esnault-ospf-flooding-06.txt
	Pages		: 5
	Date		: 2003-6-11
	
This document describes an extension to the OSPF protocol to 
reduce periodic flooding of Link State Advertisements in 
stable topologies.
The OSPF current behavior requires that all LSAs other than DoNotAge
LSAs to be refreshed every 30 minutes. This document proposes to
generalize the use of DoNotAge LSAs to reduce protocol traffic in
stable topologies

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