Options for Conex marking in IPv6 packets

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Authors Suresh Krishnan  , Mirja K├╝hlewind  , Carlos Ucendo 
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Conex is a mechanism by which senders inform the network about the congestion encountered by packets earlier in the same flow. This document describes the requirements for conex markings in IPv6 datagrams and describes the various options for performing conex markings in IPv6.


Suresh Krishnan (suresh.krishnan@ericsson.com)
Mirja K├╝hlewind (mirja.kuehlewind@ikr.uni-stuttgart.de)
Carlos Ucendo (ralli@tid.es)

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