In-situ OAM Flags

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (ippm WG)
Authors Tal Mizrahi  , Frank Brockners  , Shwetha Bhandari  , Ramesh Sivakolundu  , Carlos Pignataro  , Aviv Kfir  , Barak Gafni  , Mickey Spiegel  , John Lemon 
Last updated 2019-09-11 (latest revision 2019-07-04)
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In-situ Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (IOAM) records operational and telemetry information in the packet while the packet traverses a path between two points in the network. This document presents new flags in the IOAM Trace Option headers. Specifically, the document defines the Loopback, Active, and Immediate Export flags.


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