Re: [i2rs] I-D Action: draft-ietf-i2rs-rib-info-model-09.txt

"Susan Hares" <> Thu, 07 July 2016 23:06 UTC

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Thanks for updating this point.  Did you see the comments from Edwin on the
problems with the nexthop in the data model?  I believe
draft-ietf-i2rs-rib-data-model-06.txt correct the data model use cases. 


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From: i2rs [] On Behalf Of Nitin Bahadur
Sent: Thursday, July 7, 2016 7:02 PM
Subject: Re: [i2rs] I-D Action: draft-ietf-i2rs-rib-info-model-09.txt

This version addresses comments from Routing Directorate QA review and also
adds IPv6 usage examples (along side the IPv4 examples).


>A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts 
>This draft is a work item of the Interface to the Routing System of the 
>        Title           : Routing Information Base Info Model
>        Authors         : Nitin Bahadur
>                          Sriganesh Kini
>                          Jan Medved
>	Filename        : draft-ietf-i2rs-rib-info-model-09.txt
>	Pages           : 25
>	Date            : 2016-07-07
>   Routing and routing functions in enterprise and carrier networks are
>   typically performed by network devices (routers and switches) using a
>   routing information base (RIB).  Protocols and configuration push
>   data into the RIB and the RIB manager installs state into the
>   hardware; for packet forwarding.  This draft specifies a information
>   model for the RIB to enable defining a standardized data model.  Such
>   a data model can be used to define an interface to the RIB from an
>   entity that may even be external to the network device.  This
>   interface can be used to support new use-cases being defined by the
>The IETF datatracker status page for this draft is:
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