RPL Option for Carrying RPL Information in Data-Plane Datagrams

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Authors Jonathan Hui  , Vasseur Jp 
Last updated 2010-09-22 (latest revision 2010-06-09)
Replaced by RFC 6553
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The RPL protocol requires data-plane datagrams to carry RPL routing information that is processed by RPL routers when forwarding those datagrams. This document describes the RPL option for use within a RPL domain.


Jonathan Hui (jhui@archrock.com)
Vasseur Jp (jpv@cisco.com)

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