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Options for Conex marking in IPv6 packets

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual in tsv area)
Expired & archived
Authors Suresh Krishnan , Mirja Kühlewind , Carlos Ucendo
Last updated 2015-10-14 (Latest revision 2011-03-14)
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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IESG IESG state Expired
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Responsible AD Wesley Eddy
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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
Mirja Kühlewind
Carlos Ucendo

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