The IESG Approved the Expansion of the AS Number Registry
fw at deneb.enyo.de
Fri Dec 1 17:02:41 UTC 2006
* Chris L. Morrow:
> So, all of the current devices need to get upgraded before 'day one' of
> 32-bit ASN use... that'll be fun :)
| 6. Transition
| The scheme described in this document allows a gradual transition
| from 2-octet AS numbers to 4-octet AS numbers. One can upgrade one
| Autonomous System or one BGP speaker at a time.
Routers on stub ASs don't need upgrading at all, for instance.
More information about the NANOG