Extended Path MTU Discovery for IP version 6

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Authors Dheeraj Sanghi  , Sameer Shah 
Last updated 1997-03-04
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This draft discusses extensions to the present Path MTU Discovery mechanism [PMTUDISC]. It provides applications finer control over the delay and losses incurred during the PMTU Discovery process. The document proposes two extension header options that allow PMTU Discovery with minimal overheads.


Dheeraj Sanghi (dheeraj@iitk.ernet.in)
Sameer Shah (ocrds@iitk.ernet.in)

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