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IPng Mobility Considerations (RFC1688)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000002526D
Original Publication Date: 1994-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-12
Document File: 8 page(s) / 18K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

W. Simpson: AUTHOR

Abstract

This document was submitted to the IPng Area in response to RFC 1550. Publication of this document does not imply acceptance by the IPng Area of any ideas expressed within. Comments should be submitted to the big-internet@munnari.oz.au mailing list. This RFC specifies criteria related to mobility for consideration in design and selection of the Next Generation of IP.

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Network Working Group W. Simpson

Request for Comments: 1688 Daydreamer

Category: Informational August 1994

IPng Mobility Considerations

Status of this Memo

This memo provides information for the Internet community. This memo

does not specify an Internet standard of any kind. Distribution of

this memo is unlimited.

Abstract

This document was submitted to the IPng Area in response to RFC 1550.

Publication of this document does not imply acceptance by the IPng

Area of any ideas expressed within. Comments should be submitted to

the big-internet@munnari.oz.au mailing list. This RFC specifies

criteria related to mobility for consideration in design and

selection of the Next Generation of IP.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction .......................................... 2

2. Addressing ............................................ 2

2.1 Ownership ....................................... 2

2.2 Topology ........................................ 3

2.3 Manufacturer .................................... 3

2.4 Numbering ....................................... 3

2.5 Configuration ................................... 3

3. Communication ......................................... 3

3.1 Topological Changes ............................. 4

3.2 Routing Updates ................................. 4

3.3 Path Optimization ............................... 5

3.4 At Home ......................................... 5

3.5 Away From Home .................................. 5

4. Security .............................................. 5

4.1 Authentication .................................. 5

4.2 Anonymity ....................................... 6

4.3 Location Privacy ................................ 6

4.4 Content Privacy ................................. 6

5. Bandwidth ............................................. 6

5.1 Administrative Messages ......................... 7

5.2 Response Time ................................... 7

5.3 Header Prediction ............................... 8

6. Processing ............................................ 8

6.1 Fixed Location .................................. 8

6.2 Simple Fields ................................... 9

6.3 Simple Tests .................................... 9

6.4 Type, Length, Value ............................. 9

Acknowledgements ............................................. 9

Security Considerations ...................................... 9

Author's Address ............................................. 9

1. Introduction

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