RFC 5534

Failure Detection and Locator Pair Exploration Protocol for IPv6 Multihoming, June 2009

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5534.txt
File formats:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
J. Arkko
I. van Beijnum
Stream:
IETF
Source:
shim6 (int)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC5534

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Abstract

This document specifies how the level 3 multihoming Shim6 protocol (Shim6) detects failures between two communicating nodes. It also specifies an exploration protocol for switching to another pair of interfaces and/or addresses between the same nodes if a failure occurs and an operational pair can be found. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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