IP Fragmentation Considered Fragile
draft-bonica-intarea-frag-fragile-03

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Abstract

This document provides an overview of IP fragmentation. It also explains how IP fragmentation reduces the reliability of Internet communication. Finally, this document proposes alternatives to IP fragmentation and provides recommendations for application developers and network operators.

Authors

Ron Bonica (rbonica@juniper.net)
Fred Baker (fredbaker.ietf@gmail.com)
Geoff Huston (gih@apnic.net)
Bob Hinden (bob.hinden@gmail.com)
Ole Trøan (ot@cisco.com)
Fernando Gont (fgont@si6networks.com)

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