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Supported VPLS Standards

Junos OS substantially supports the following Internet RFCs and draft, which define standards for virtual private LAN service (VPLS).

  • RFC 4761, Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) Using BGP for Auto-Discovery and Signaling

  • RFC 4762, Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) Using Label Distribution Protocol (LDP) Signaling

    FEC 128, FEC 129, control bit 0, the Ethernet pseudowire type 0x0005, and the Ethernet tagged mode pseudowire type 0x0004 are supported.

  • RFC 6391, Flow-Aware Transport of Pseudowires over an MPLS Packet Switched Network

  • RFC 6790, The Use of Entropy Labels in MPLS Forwarding

  • Internet draft draft-kompella-l2vpn-vpls-multihoming, Multi-homing in BGP-based Virtual Private LAN Service