IP Tunnels in the Internet Architecture
draft-ietf-intarea-tunnels-03

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (intarea WG)
Last updated 2017-01-07 (latest revision 2016-07-06)
Replaces draft-touch-intarea-tunnels
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https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-intarea-tunnels-03.txt

Abstract

This document discusses the role of IP tunnels in the Internet architecture, in which IP datagrams are carried as payloads in non- link layer protocols. It explains their relationship to existing protocol layers and the challenges in supporting IP tunneling based on the equivalence of tunnels to links.

Authors

Joseph Touch (touch@isi.edu)
Mark Townsley (townsley@cisco.com)

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