RFC 9034

Packet Delivery Deadline Time in the Routing Header for IPv6 over Low-Power Wireless Personal Area Networks (6LoWPANs), June 2021

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
L. Thomas
S. Anamalamudi
S.V.R. Anand
M. Hegde
C. Perkins
Stream:
IETF
Source:
6lo (int)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC9034

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Abstract

This document specifies a new type for the 6LoWPAN routing header containing the deadline time for data packets, designed for use over constrained networks. The deadline time enables forwarding and scheduling decisions for time-critical machine-to-machine (M2M) applications running on Internet-enabled devices that operate within time-synchronized networks. This document also specifies a representation for the deadline time values in such networks.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.