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Use of the IPv4 TOS Octet to Support Differential Services

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Author Dr. Juha Heinanen
Last updated 1997-12-03
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This document describes how the TOS octet in the IPv4 header can be used to support differential Internet services. The proposal is based on the existing format of the TOS octet as defined in [RFC791] and [RFC1349].


Dr. Juha Heinanen

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