[rfc-dist] RFC 6038 on Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP) Reflect Octets and Symmetrical Size Features

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        RFC 6038

        Title:      Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP) 
                    Reflect Octets and Symmetrical Size Features 
        Author:     A. Morton, L. Ciavattone
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       October 2010
        Mailbox:    acmorton at att.com, 
                    lencia at att.com
        Pages:      18
        Characters: 41273
        Updates:    RFC5357

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ippm-twamp-reflect-octets-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6038.txt

This memo describes two closely related features for the core
specification of the Two-Way Active Measurement Protocol (TWAMP): an
optional capability where the responding host returns some of the
command octets or padding octets to the sender, and an optional
sender packet format that ensures equal test packet sizes are used in
both directions.  [STANDARDS-TRACK]

This document is a product of the IP Performance Metrics Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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