[rfc-dist] RFC 5113 on Network Discovery and Selection Problem

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        RFC 5113

        Title:      Network Discovery and Selection Problem 
        Author:     J. Arkko, B. Aboba,
                    J. Korhonen, Ed.,
                    F. Bari
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       January 2008
        Mailbox:    jari.arkko at ericsson.com, 
                    bernarda at microsoft.com, 
                    jouni.korhonen at teliasonera.com, farooq.bari at att.com
        Pages:      39
        Characters: 93250
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-eap-netsel-problem-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5113.txt

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.

This document is a product of the Extensible Authentication Protocol
Working Group of the IETF.

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