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RFC 1385

"EIP: The Extended Internet Protocol", November 1992

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RFC 6814
Z. Wang

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EIP can substantially reduce the amount of modifications needed to the current Internet systems and greatly ease the difficulties of transition. This is an "idea" paper and discussion is strongly encouraged on This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.

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