Deprecation of BGP Path Attributes DPA, ADVERTISER and RCID_PATH / CLUSTER_ID

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Author John Scudder 
Last updated 2012-12-10 (latest revision 2012-11-14)
Replaced by RFC 6938
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document requests IANA to deprecate several BGP path attributes, associated with an abandoned Internet Draft and a Historic RFC, respectively.


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