IP Tunneling Optimization in a Mobile Environment

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This memo introduces a simple tunneling optimization mechanism, which removes the need for inserting an additional header in the IP packet. The main goals are to minimize the packet size, provide a simpler protocol design and a better efficiency.


Wassim Haddad (wmhaddad@gmail.com)
Mats Naslund (mats.naslund@ericsson.com)
Pekka Nikander (Pekka.Nikander@nomadiclab.com)

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