When to use RFC 6553, 6554 and IPv6-in-IPv6

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Authors Ines Robles  , Michael Richardson  , Pascal Thubert 
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This document looks at different data flows through LLN (Low-Power and Lossy Networks) where RPL (IPv6 Routing Protocol for Low-Power and Lossy Networks) is used to establish routing. The document enumerates the cases where RFC 6553, RFC 6554 and IPv6-in-IPv6 encapsulation is required. This analysis provides the basis on which to design efficient compression of these headers.


Ines Robles (maria.ines.robles@ericsson.com)
Michael Richardson (mcr+ietf@sandelman.ca)
Pascal Thubert (pthubert@cisco.com)

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