Registry for BGP-4 OPEN Options

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Author John Scudder 
Last updated 2008-12-16
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The base BGP specification specifies a mechanism to include optional parameters with the OPEN message. Optional parameters are identified by a type code. However, no IANA registry exists for this type code. This document requests IANA to create such a registry.


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