[apops] Fwd: I-D ACTION:draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt

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  • Subject: [apops] Fwd: I-D ACTION:draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt
  • From: Philip Smith <pfs at cisco dot com>
  • Date: Fri, 17 Nov 2000 05:54:52 +1000
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    • Given the current growth in ASN assignments around the globe, this is 
      appropriate reading for everyone in the region.
      
      philip
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      >To: IETF-Announce:;
      >From: Internet-Drafts at ietf dot org
      >Reply-to: Internet-Drafts at ietf dot org
      >Subject: I-D ACTION:draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt
      >Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2000 06:27:03 -0500
      >Sender: nsyracus at cnri.reston dot va dot us
      >
      >A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts 
      >directories.
      >
      >
      >         Title           : BGP support for four-octet AS number space
      >         Author(s)       : E. Chen, Y. Rekhter
      >         Filename        : draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt
      >         Pages           : 4
      >         Date            : 15-Nov-00
      >
      >Currently the Autonomous System number is encoded in BGP as a two-
      >octets field. This document describes extentions to BGP to carry the
      >Autonomous System number as a four-octets field.
      >
      >A URL for this Internet-Draft is:
      >http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt
      >
      >Internet-Drafts are also available by anonymous FTP. Login with the username
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      >type "cd internet-drafts" and then
      >         "get draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt".
      >
      >A list of Internet-Drafts directories can be found in
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      >or ftp://ftp.ietf.org/ietf/1shadow-sites.txt
      >
      >
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      >         "FILE /internet-drafts/draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt".
      >
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      >
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      >implementation to automatically retrieve the ASCII version of the
      >Internet-Draft.
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      >Content-ID:     <20001115091521.I-D@ietf.org>
      >
      >ENCODING mime
      >FILE /internet-drafts/draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt
      >
      ><ftp://ftp.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-chen-as4bytes-00.txt>
      
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