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PPP Hewlett-Packard Packet-by-Packet Compression (HP PPC) Protocol

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (pppext WG)
Expired & archived
Author Jim Petty
Last updated 1993-10-29
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Informational
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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The Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) provides a standard method for transporting multi-protocol datagrams over point-to-point links. The PPP Compression Control Protocol provides a method to negotiate and utilize compression protocols over PPP encapsulated links. This document describes the use of the HP PPC compression algorithm for compressing PPP encapsulated packets.


Jim Petty

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