[rfc-dist] RFC 5206 on End-Host Mobility and Multihoming with the Host Identity Protocol
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Title: End-Host Mobility and Multihoming with
the Host Identity Protocol
Author: P. Nikander, T. Henderson,
Ed., C. Vogt, J. Arkko
Date: April 2008
Mailbox: pekka.nikander at nomadiclab.com,
thomas.r.henderson at boeing.com,
christian.vogt at ericsson.com,
jari.arkko at ericsson.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-hip-mm-05.txt
This document defines mobility and multihoming extensions to the Host
Identity Protocol (HIP). Specifically, this document defines a
general "LOCATOR" parameter for HIP messages that allows for a HIP
host to notify peers about alternate addresses at which it may be
reached. This document also defines elements of procedure for
mobility of a HIP host -- the process by which a host dynamically
changes the primary locator that it uses to receive packets. While
the same LOCATOR parameter can also be used to support end-host
multihoming, detailed procedures are left for further study. This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.
This document is a product of the Host Identity Protocol Working Group of the IETF.
EXPERIMENTAL: This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the
Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard of any
kind. Discussion and suggestions for improvement are requested.
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