PCN Encoding for Packet-Specific Dual Marking (PSDM)
draft-menth-pcn-psdm-encoding-00

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https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-menth-pcn-psdm-encoding-00.txt

Abstract

This document proposes how PCN marks can be encoded into the IP header. The presented encoding reuses the ECN field of the Voice- Admit DSCP in a single PCN domain. The encoding of unmarked PCN packets indicates whether they are subject to either excess- or exhaustive-marking. This is useful, e.g., when data and probe packets require different marking mechanisms. Status This memo is posted as an Internet-Draft with an intent to eventually be published as an experimental RFC.

Authors

Michael Menth (menth@informatik.uni-wuerzburg.de)
Jozef Babiarz (babiarz@nortel.com)
Moncaster T (toby.moncaster@bt.com)
Bob Briscoe (bob.briscoe@bt.com)

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