Addressing and Messaging in Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Networks

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Author Kohei Shiomoto 
Last updated 2011-01-10 (latest revision 2005-04-01)
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This document explains and clarifies addressing and messaging in Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) networks. The aim of this document is to facilitate and ensure better interworking of GMPLS-capable Label Switching Routers (LSR) based on experience gained in deployments and interoperability testing and proper interpretation of published RFCs.


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