Failure Detection and Locator Selection in Multi6

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (multi6 WG)
Author Jari Arkko 
Last updated 2005-02-08
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This draft discusses locator pair selection and failure detection mechanisms for the IPv6 multihoming feature being developed in the Multi6 working group. Elements of this document may also be useful for developing the details of the MOBIKE or HIP multihoming mechanisms. The draft also discusses the roles of a multihoming protocol versus network attachment functions at IP and link layers.


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