ICMP based OAM Solution for TRILL

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This document presents a solution suite for TRILL data plane monitoring and failure detection. Methods presented herein allow in- cooperating IP payloads, exercising multi-paths, verifying multicast trees, locating end stations, virtual segments and diagnosing connectivity problems. ICMP protocol is proposed as framework for error reporting. Document also presents network wide health monitoring, distribution and reporting methods that are intended for efficient troubleshooting.


Tissa Senevirathne (tsenevir@cisco.com)
Dinesh Dutt (ddutt@cisco.com)
Vishwas Manral (vishwas.manral@hp.com)
Sam Aldrin (aldrin.ietf@gmail.com)

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