Failure Detection and Locator Pair Exploration Protocol for IPv6 Multihoming, June 2009
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- J. Arkko
I. van Beijnum
- shim6 (int)
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This document specifies how the level 3 multihoming Shim6 protocol (Shim6) detects failures between two communicating nodes. It also specifies an exploration protocol for switching to another pair of interfaces and/or addresses between the same nodes if a failure occurs and an operational pair can be found. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.