The Lightweight On-demand Ad hoc Distance-vector Routing Protocol - Next Generation (LOADng)
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Network Working Group                                         T. Clausen
Internet-Draft                                      A. Colin de Verdiere
Intended status: Standards Track                                   J. Yi
Expires: January 8, 2016                        LIX, Ecole Polytechnique
                                                              A. Niktash
                                               Maxim Integrated Products
                                                             Y. Igarashi
                                                                H. Satoh
                                        Hitachi, Ltd., Yokohama Research
                                                              Laboratory
                                                              U. Herberg
                                         Fujitsu Laboratories of America
                                                               C. Lavenu
                                                                 EDF R&D
                                                                  T. Lys
                                                                    ERDF
                                                                 J. Dean
                                               Naval Research Laboratory
                                                            July 7, 2015

The Lightweight On-demand Ad hoc Distance-vector Routing Protocol - Next
                          Generation (LOADng)
                      draft-clausen-lln-loadng-13

Abstract

   This document describes the Lightweight Ad hoc On-Demand - Next
   Generation (LOADng) distance vector routing protocol, a reactive
   routing protocol intended for use in Mobile Ad hoc NETworks (MANETs).

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
   2.  Terminology and Notation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6
     2.1.  Message and Message Field Notation . . . . . . . . . . . .  6
     2.2.  Variable Notation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
     2.3.  Other Notation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
     2.4.  Terminology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7
   3.  Applicability Statement  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8
   4.  Protocol Overview and Functioning  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
     4.1.  Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9
     4.2.  LOADng Routers and LOADng Interfaces . . . . . . . . . . . 11
     4.3.  Information Base Overview  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
     4.4.  Signaling Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
   5.  Protocol Parameters  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
     5.1.  Protocol and Port Numbers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
     5.2.  Router Parameters  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
     5.3.  Interface Parameters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
     5.4.  Constants  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
   6.  Protocol Message Content . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
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