[rfc-dist] RFC 5225 on RObust Header Compression Version 2 (ROHCv2): Profiles for RTP, UDP, IP, ESP and UDP-Lite
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Title: RObust Header Compression Version 2
(ROHCv2): Profiles for RTP, UDP, IP,
ESP and UDP-Lite
Author: G. Pelletier, K. Sandlund
Status: Standards Track
Date: April 2008
Mailbox: ghyslain.pelletier at ericsson.com,
kristofer.sandlund at ericsson.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-rohc-rfc3095bis-rohcv2-profiles-06.txt
This document specifies ROHC (Robust Header Compression) profiles
that efficiently compress RTP/UDP/IP (Real-Time Transport Protocol,
User Datagram Protocol, Internet Protocol), RTP/UDP-Lite/IP (User
Datagram Protocol Lite), UDP/IP, UDP-Lite/IP, IP and ESP/IP
(Encapsulating Security Payload) headers.
This specification defines a second version of the profiles found in
RFC 3095, RFC 3843 and RFC 4019; it supersedes their definition, but
does not obsolete them.
The ROHCv2 profiles introduce a number of simplifications to the
rules and algorithms that govern the behavior of the compression
endpoints. It also defines robustness mechanisms that may be used by
a compressor implementation to increase the probability of
decompression success when packets can be lost and/or reordered on
the ROHC channel. Finally, the ROHCv2 profiles define their own
specific set of header formats, using the ROHC formal notation.
This document is a product of the Robust Header Compression Working Group of the IETF.
This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
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