[Idr] WG Last Call on Extened Message Support

"Susan Hares" <shares@ndzh.com> Tue, 29 January 2019 11:32 UTC

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This begins a 2 week WG LC on Extended Message Support for BGP
(draft-ietf-idr-bgp-extended-messages-27).  You can access the draft at: 




The authors should indicate whether they know of any IPR.   Implementers are
encouraged to update the  implementation data at: 




The draft provides a means for expanding the BGP message to 65535 octets for
all messages except OPEN messages.  BGP message space is running short for
all of the potential attributes or additions proposed by BGP-LS features.  


The WG chairs intend to forward this draft to the IESG with the current
level of implementation.  


As you comment on the draft, please consider if: a) the technology is
mature, b) the additional space in a BGP message would be helpful for those
deploying BGP-LS or SR, and c) if the specification is ready for


Sue Hares (WG Chair, Shepherd)