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RADIUS Extended Identifier Attribute

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Enke Chen , Naiming Shen
Last updated 2018-04-23 (Latest revision 2017-10-20)
Replaces draft-chen-radext-extended-header
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The limitation with the one-octet "Identifier" field in the RADIUS packet is well known. In this document we propose extensions to the RADIUS protocol to address this fundamental limitation, and thus allowing for more efficient and more scalable implementations.


Enke Chen
Naiming Shen

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