DLEP Credit-Based Flow Control Messages and Data Items

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This document defines new DLEP protocol Data Items that are used to support credit-based flow control. Credit window control is used to regulate when data may be sent to an associated virtual or physical queue. The Data Items are defined in an extensible and reusable fashion. Their use will be mandated in other documents defining specific DLEP extensions.


Bow-Nan Cheng (bcheng@ll.mit.edu)
David Wiggins (david.wiggins@ll.mit.edu)
Lou Berger (lberger@labn.net)
Stan Ratliff (sratliff@idirect.net)

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