Processing Multiple Replies for One Request in NETCONF

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Authors Bing Liu  , Guangying Zheng  , Mahesh Jethanandani  , Kent Watsen 
Last updated 2016-09-22 (latest revision 2016-03-21)
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This document discusses several scenarios that multiple replies for a single request are needed, with the ability to terminate the replies at any time. Such scenarios are not well supported by current NETCONF (Network Configuration) protocol. An extention at the NETCONF messaging layer is needed to fulfill the requirement.


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Guangying Zheng (
Mahesh Jethanandani (
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