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OSPF Multipoint Relay (MPR) Extension for Ad Hoc Networks
RFC 5449

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Cc: Internet Architecture Board <>,
    RFC Editor <>, 
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Subject: Document Action: 'OSPF MPR Extension for Ad Hoc 
         Networks' to Experimental RFC 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'OSPF MPR Extension for Ad Hoc Networks '
   <draft-ietf-ospf-manet-mpr-05.txt> as an Experimental RFC

This document is the product of the Open Shortest Path First IGP Working 

The IESG contact persons are David Ward and Ross Callon.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary

   This document specifies an OSPFv3 interface type tailored for mobile
   ad hoc networks.  This interface type is derived from the broadcast
   interface type, and denoted the "OSPFv3 MANET interface type".

Working Group Summary

   The OSPF WG was unable to reach concensus on a single MANET OSPF
     and agreed to go forward with the three competing approaches as 
     experimental RFCs. 

Document Quality

   Passes idnits


   Dave Ward

RFC Editor Note