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6LoWPAN Routing Header And Paging Dispatches

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Pascal Thubert , Carsten Bormann , Laurent Toutain , Robert Cragie
Last updated 2015-11-12
Replaced by draft-ietf-6lo-routing-dispatch
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-6lo-routing-dispatch
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This specification introduces a new context switch mechanism for 6LoWPAN compression, expressed in terms of Pages and signaled by a new Paging Dispatch. A new 6LoWPAN dispatch type is proposed in a new Page 1 for use in 6LoWPAN Route-Over topologies, that initially covers the needs of RPL (RFC6550) data packets compression. This specification defines a method to compress RPL Option (RFC6553) information and Routing Header type 3 (RFC6554), an efficient IP-in- IP technique and is extensible for more applications.


Pascal Thubert
Carsten Bormann
Laurent Toutain
Robert Cragie

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