6LoWPAN Generic Compression of Headers and Header-like Payloads

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Author Carsten Bormann 
Last updated 2013-10-18 (latest revision 2013-03-29)
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This short I-D provides a simple addition to 6LoWPAN Header Compression that enables the compression of generic headers and header-like payloads, without a need to define a new header compression scheme for each new such header or header-like payload.


Carsten Bormann (cabo@tzi.org)

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