draft-ietf-idr-bgp-extended-messages-19.txt   draft-ietf-idr-bgp-extended-messages-20.txt 
Network Working Group R. Bush Network Working Group R. Bush
Internet-Draft Internet Initiative Japan Internet-Draft Internet Initiative Japan
Updates: 4271 (if approved) K. Patel Updates: 4271 (if approved) K. Patel
Intended status: Standards Track Arrcus, Inc. Intended status: Standards Track Arrcus, Inc.
Expires: August 20, 2017 D. Ward Expires: August 20, 2017 D. Ward
Cisco Systems Cisco Systems
February 16, 2017 February 16, 2017
Extended Message support for BGP Extended Message support for BGP
draft-ietf-idr-bgp-extended-messages-19 draft-ietf-idr-bgp-extended-messages-20
Abstract Abstract
The BGP specification mandates a maximum BGP message size of 4096 The BGP specification mandates a maximum BGP message size of 4096
octets. As BGP is extended to support newer AFI/SAFIs, there is a octets. As BGP is extended to support newer AFI/SAFIs, there is a
need to extend the maximum message size beyond 4096 octets. This need to extend the maximum message size beyond 4096 octets. This
document updates the BGP specification RFC 4271 by providing an document updates the BGP specification RFC 4271 by providing an
extension to BGP to extend its current message size from 4096 octets extension to BGP to extend its current message size from 4096 octets
to 65535 octets. to 65535 octets.
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