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ICMP black hole: problem position
draft-jacquin-opsawg-icmp-blackhole-problem-00

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Last updated: 2013-01-10 (latest revision 2012-07-09)
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http://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-jacquin-opsawg-icmp-blackhole-problem-00.txt

Abstract

ICMP is a key protocol to exchange control and error messages over the Internet. Unfortunately it is frequent that some routers along a given path do not correctly process this protocol. This document provides a taxonomy of the problem in order to help an end user who suspects ICMP-related problems to better understand the situation, and possibly identify the faulty router(s).

Authors

Ludovic Jacquin <ludovic.jacquin@inria.fr>
Vincent Roca <vincent.roca@inria.fr>
Mohamed-Ali Kaafar <mohamed-ali.kaafar@inria.fr>

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid)