RFC 9435

Considerations for Assigning a New Recommended Differentiated Services Code Point (DSCP), July 2023

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A. Custura
G. Fairhurst
R. Secchi
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DOI:  https://doi.org/10.17487/RFC9435

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This document discusses considerations for assigning a new recommended Differentiated Services Code Point (DSCP) for a standard Per-Hop Behavior (PHB). It considers the common observed re-marking behaviors that the Diffserv field might be subjected to along an Internet path. It also notes some implications of using a specific DSCP.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.

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