RFC 5113

Network Discovery and Selection Problem, January 2008

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5113.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
J. Arkko
B. Aboba
J. Korhonen, Ed.
F. Bari
Stream:
IETF
Source:
eap (int)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC5113

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Abstract

When multiple access networks are available, users may have difficulty in selecting which network to connect to and how to authenticate with that network. This document defines the network discovery and selection problem, dividing it into multiple sub- problems. Some constraints on potential solutions are outlined, and the limitations of several solutions (including existing ones) are discussed. This memo provides information for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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