[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts directories.
Title : Nexthop Fast ReRoute for IP and MPLS
Author(s) : N. Shen
Filename : draft-shen-nhop-fastreroute-00.txt
Pages : 13
Date : 2003-12-2
This document describes a mechanism called NFRR (Nexthop
Fast ReRoute) to perform fast re-route for any type of traffic
in the event of a link/node failure or a nexthop unreachable.
The protected traffic can be IP, MPLS, unicast or multicast.
The re-routed traffic can either be destined to the nexthop
router or to the next-nexthop router. RSVP explicitly routed LSPs
are used as a tool to perform the local patch for minimizing
the packet loss.
A URL for this Internet-Draft is:
To remove yourself from the IETF Announcement list, send a message to
ietf-announce-request with the word unsubscribe in the body of the message.
Internet-Drafts are also available by anonymous FTP. Login with the username
"anonymous" and a password of your e-mail address. After logging in,
type "cd internet-drafts" and then
A list of Internet-Drafts directories can be found in
Internet-Drafts can also be obtained by e-mail.
Send a message to:
In the body type:
NOTE: The mail server at ietf.org can return the document in
MIME-encoded form by using the "mpack" utility. To use this
feature, insert the command "ENCODING mime" before the "FILE"
command. To decode the response(s), you will need "munpack" or
a MIME-compliant mail reader. Different MIME-compliant mail readers
exhibit different behavior, especially when dealing with
"multipart" MIME messages (i.e. documents which have been split
up into multiple messages), so check your local documentation on
how to manipulate these messages.
Below is the data which will enable a MIME compliant mail reader
implementation to automatically retrieve the ASCII version of the