Link Metrics for the Mobile Ad Hoc Network (MANET) Routing Protocol OLSRv2 - Rationale

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This document describes the rationale for and design considerations behind how link metrics are included in OLSRv2, in order to allow routing by other than minimum hop count routes.


Christopher Dearlove (
Thomas Clausen (
Philippe Jacquet (

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