Proxy Mobile IPv6 Extensions to Support Flow Mobility, May 2016
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 5213
- CJ. Bernardos, Ed.
- netext (int)
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Proxy Mobile IPv6 (PMIPv6) allows a mobile node to connect to the same PMIPv6 domain through different interfaces. This document describes extensions to the PMIPv6 protocol that are required to support network-based flow mobility over multiple physical interfaces.
This document updates RFC 5213. The extensions described in this document consist of the operations performed by the local mobility anchor and the mobile access gateway to manage the prefixes assigned to the different interfaces of the mobile node, as well as how the forwarding policies are handled by the network to ensure consistent flow mobility management.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.