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This draft is a work item of the Inter-Domain Routing Working Group of the IETF.
Title : Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP-4
Author(s) : T. Bates, et al.
Filename : draft-ietf-idr-rfc2858bis-10.txt
Pages : 0
Date : 2006-3-24
Currently BGP-4 is capable of carrying routing information only for
IPv4. This document defines extensions to BGP-4 to enable it to carry
routing information for multiple Network Layer protocols (e.g., IPv6,
IPX, etc...). The extensions are backward compatible - a router that
supports the extensions can interoperate with a router that doesn't
support the extensions.
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