[rfc-dist] RFC 4433 on Mobile IPv4 Dynamic Home Agent (HA) Assignment

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        RFC 4433

        Title:      Mobile IPv4 Dynamic Home Agent 
                    (HA) Assignment 
        Author:     M. Kulkarni,  A. Patel, 
                    K. Leung
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       March 2006
        Mailbox:    mkulkarn at cisco.com, 
                    alpesh at cisco.com, 
                    kleung at cisco.com
        Pages:      25
        Characters: 55636
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-mip4-dynamic-assignment-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4433.txt

Mobile IPv4 (RFC 3344) uses the home agent (HA) to anchor sessions of a
roaming mobile node (MN).  This document proposes a messaging mechanism
for dynamic home agent assignment and HA redirection.  The goal is to
provide a mechanism to assign an optimal HA for a Mobile IP session
while allowing any suitable method for HA selection.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Mobility for IPv4
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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