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Ultra Lightweight Encapsulation (ULE) for transmission of IP datagrams over MPEG-2/DVB networks

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Gorry Fairhurst , Bernhard Collini-Nocker
Last updated 2003-11-24
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The MPEG-2 TS has been widely accepted not only for providing digital TV services, but also as a subnetwork technology for building IP networks. This document describes an Ultra Lightweight Encapsulation (ULE) mechanism for the transport of IPv4 and IPv6 Datagrams and other network protocol packets directly over ISO MPEG- 2 Transport Streams (TS) as TS Private Data.


Gorry Fairhurst
Bernhard Collini-Nocker

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