The Babel Routing Protocol

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (babel WG)
Authors Juliusz Chroboczek  , David Schinazi 
Last updated 2018-05-02 (latest revision 2017-10-29)
Replaces draft-chroboczek-babel-rfc6126bis
Stream IETF
Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
Expired & archived
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Stream WG state In WG Last Call
Document shepherd Donald Eastlake
IESG IESG state Expired
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Babel is a loop-avoiding distance-vector routing protocol that is robust and efficient both in ordinary wired networks and in wireless mesh networks.


Juliusz Chroboczek (
David Schinazi (

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