[rbridge] Proposed resolution of DRB election/MTU testing
mshand at cisco.com
Fri May 1 02:14:21 PDT 2009
On 30/04/2009 Radia Perlman wrote:
> b) for information like the neighbor list that can be
> arbitrarily large, figure out a way of encoding it in the
> spirit of CSNPs, so that partial information can be included.
> For instance, CNSPs say "this CSNP refers to all the LSPs from
> IDs between x and y". We could do the same for the TRILL-Hellos,
> as in "this TRILL-Hello neighbor list includes all neighbors
> with IDs between x and y".
So how would this work? For the hellos do we still have to send both
(all) fragments at the same rate in order to maintain the adjacencies?
i.e. double the hello load? Or is it sufficient to update the holding
time on the basis of receiving ANY fragment, even though it may not
confirm two way connectivity with you becuase you are not mentioned in
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