Control Messages for Generic UDP Encapsulation

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This specification defines a set of basic control messages for Generic UDP Encapsulation (GUE). One pair of messages provides a means to query the GUE capabilities of a peer, another pair defines an echo request and response exchange for testing reachability.


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