IEEE802.15.4 Informational Element encapsulation of 6tisch Join Information
draft-richardson-6tisch-join-enhanced-beacon-03

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Last updated 2018-01-17
Replaces draft-richardson-6lo-ra-in-ie
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Abstract

In TSCH mode of IEEE802.15.4, as described by [RFC8180], opportunities for broadcasts are limited to specific times and specific channels. Nodes in a TSCH network typically frequently send Enhanced Beacon (EB) frames to announce the presence of the network. This document provides a mechanism by which small details critical for new nodes (pledges) and long sleeping nodes may be carried within the Enhanced Beacon.

Authors

Diego Dujovne (diego.dujovne@mail.udp.cl)
Michael Richardson (mcr+ietf@sandelman.ca)

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