Hi, Peter:

Aijun Wang
China Telecom

> On Jul 30, 2020, at 20:00, Peter Psenak <ppse...@cisco.com> wrote:
> 
> ´╗┐Hi Aijun,
> 
>> On 30/07/2020 13:44, Aijun Wang wrote:
>> Hi, Peter:
>> Currently, we have the following consideration:
>> 1. If not all of the ABRs announce the unreachability of the specified 
>> prefix(the specified prefix is still up), such PUA information will continue 
>> advertising by the unreachable ABRs.
> 
> so the behavior of ABR is going to be dependent on the behavior of the the 
> other ABR(s)? That is a very thin ice you are dancing on.

[WAJ] it is easy for ABR to get these information and make the judgment. All 
ABRs locate within the same area.

> 
>> 2. If all of the ABRs announce the PUA of the specified prefix, such 
>> information will be announced for a configurable duration, to make sure 
>> other protocol(for example BGP) that based on the specified prefix has 
>> converged.
> 
> well, the problem is that no mater what is your configured time to advertise 
> the un-reachability, you have no way of knowing whether the resource that 
> became unreachable have done so intentionally and whether it will ever come 
> back. And guessing based on the timer is not going to make it much better I'm 
> afraid.
> 

[WAJ] We need not care bout the reason for the unreachability. When ABR get the 
PUA information from also all other ABRs, it will start one timer to count the 
duration of following PUA message. After the duration, all ABRs will stop the 
advertisement. 


> thanks,
> Peter
> 
> 
>> How about the above consideration and
>> Do you have other thoughts ?
>> Aijun Wang
>> China Telecom
>>>> On Jul 30, 2020, at 17:21, Peter Psenak 
>>>> <ppsenak=40cisco....@dmarc.ietf.org> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Hi Ajun,
>>> 
>>> one additional problem on top of others that have been mentioned is how are 
>>> you going to get rid of "old" un-reachability announcements/
>>> 
>>> Let's imagine you have the following prefixes in your area 1:
>>> 
>>> - 10.10.0.1/32 - 10.0.0.255/32 - used for loopback adresses
>>> - 10.10.1.0/30 - 10.10.10.252/32 - used for transit links
>>> 
>>> For simplicity your summary for area 1 is 10.0.0.0/16
>>> 
>>> 1. Everything is up, you generate 10.0.0.0/16 on the ABR that connects to 
>>> area 1 to all remaining connected areas
>>> 
>>> 2. A router in area 1 with loopback 10.10.0.25/32 goes down.
>>> 
>>> 3. ABR in area 1 generates un-reachable announcement for 10.0.0.25/32 to 
>>> all other connected areas
>>> 
>>> 4. When does ABR stop generating the un-reachable announcement for 
>>> 10.0.0.25/32? In section 6 you mention that "The receiver router should 
>>> keep the black hole routes for PUA as one configurable time(MAX_T_PUA)", 
>>> but the draft does not say anything about when the un-reachability 
>>> announcements should be removed by ABR. We can not rely on 10.10.0.25/32 
>>> ever coming back, as the user may have simply removed it for good. Keeping 
>>> the "stale" un-reachability announcements may result in the LSDB growth 
>>> over the period of time.
>>> 
>>> 
>>> thanks,
>>> Peter
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>>> On 27/07/2020 03:32, Aijun Wang wrote:
>>>> Hi, LSR experts:
>>>> We have uploaded the new version of this PUA(Prefix Unreachable 
>>>> Announcement) draft. The main updates are the followings:
>>>> 1) Describes the solution that using tunnel to redirect traffic among 
>>>> ABRs, when all ABRs reaches the PUA limit.
>>>> 2) Describe fast rerouting to avoid routing black hole.
>>>> 3) Defining PUA capabilities announcements for OSPFv2/OSPFv3 and ISIS.
>>>> There are also some arguments about the current solution for PUA, for 
>>>> example:
>>>> 1) Is it suitable to set the "Prefix Originator" sub-TLV to NULL to 
>>>> indicate the prefix is unreachable?
>>>> 2) if not, what's the consideration? What's the other convincible solution?
>>>> Wish to hear comments and suggestions on the above issues. We will also 
>>>> have the presentation on the coming IETF LSR meeting.
>>>> Best Regards
>>>> Aijun Wang
>>>> China Telecom
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: internet-dra...@ietf.org [mailto:internet-dra...@ietf.org]
>>>> Sent: Monday, July 27, 2020 9:16 AM
>>>> To: Zhibo Hu <huzh...@huawei.com>; Aijun Wang <wang...@chinatelecom.cn>; 
>>>> Yaqun Xiao <xiaoya...@huawei.com>
>>>> Subject: New Version Notification for 
>>>> draft-wang-lsr-prefix-unreachable-annoucement-03.txt
>>>> A new version of I-D, draft-wang-lsr-prefix-unreachable-annoucement-03.txt
>>>> has been successfully submitted by Aijun Wang and posted to the IETF 
>>>> repository.
>>>> Name:        draft-wang-lsr-prefix-unreachable-annoucement
>>>> Revision:    03
>>>> Title:        Prefix Unreachable Announcement
>>>> Document date:    2020-07-27
>>>> Group:        Individual Submission
>>>> Pages:        11
>>>> URL:            
>>>> https://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-wang-lsr-prefix-unreachable-annoucement-03.txt
>>>> Status:         
>>>> https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-wang-lsr-prefix-unreachable-annoucement/
>>>> Htmlized:       
>>>> https://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-wang-lsr-prefix-unreachable-annoucement-03
>>>> Htmlized:       
>>>> https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/html/draft-wang-lsr-prefix-unreachable-annoucement
>>>> Diff:           
>>>> https://www.ietf.org/rfcdiff?url2=draft-wang-lsr-prefix-unreachable-annoucement-03
>>>> Abstract:
>>>>    This document describes the mechanism that can be used to announce
>>>>    the unreachable prefixes for service fast convergence.
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