A Mechanism to Measure the Quality of a Point-to-point Route in a Low Power and Lossy Network

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Authors Mukul Goyal  , Emmanuel Baccelli 
Last updated 2013-02-19 (latest revision 2010-10-25)
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This document specifies a mechanism that enables an RPL node to measure the quality of an existing route to/from another RPL node in a low power and lossy network, thereby allowing the node to decide if it wants to initiate the discovery of a more optimal route.


Mukul Goyal (mukul@uwm.edu)
Emmanuel Baccelli (Emmanuel.Baccelli@inria.fr)

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