Path Protection Enforcement in PCEP

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Authors Andrew Stone  , Mustapha Aissaoui 
Last updated 2019-10-25
Replaced by draft-stone-pce-local-protection-enforcement
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This document aims to clarify existing usage of the local protection desired bit signalled in Path Computation Element Protocol (PCEP). This document also introduces a new flag for signalling protection strictness in PCEP.


Andrew Stone (
Mustapha Aissaoui (

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