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Generic Transport Functions

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Zhaohui (Jeffrey) Zhang , Ron Bonica , Kireeti Kompella
Last updated 2020-11-01
Replaced by draft-zzhang-intarea-generic-delivery-functions
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Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-zzhang-intarea-generic-delivery-functions
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


Some functionalities (e.g. fragmentation/reassembly and Encapsulating Security Payload) provided by IPv6 can be viewed as independent of IPv6 or even IP entirely. This document proposes to provide those functionalities at different layers (e.g., MPLS, BIER or even Ethernet) independent of IP.


Zhaohui (Jeffrey) Zhang
Ron Bonica
Kireeti Kompella

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