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The Application Exchange (APEX) Option Party Pack, Part Deux! (RFC3342)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009221D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Aug-13
Document File: 23 page(s) / 35K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

E. Dixon: AUTHOR [+8]

Abstract

Application Exchange (APEX), at its core, provides a best-effort application-layer datagram service. Options are used to alter the semantics of the core service. This memo defines various options to change the default behavior of APEX's "relaying mesh".

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Network Working Group                                           G. Klyne

Request for Comments: 3342                        Clearswift Corporation

Category: Standards Track                                        M. Rose

                                            Dover Beach Consulting, Inc.

                                                             M. Schwartz

                                                   Code On The Road, LLC

                                                                E. Dixon

                                                             H. Franklin

                                                                 J. Kint

                                                                  D. New

                                                                 S. Pead

                                                               July 2002

     The Application Exchange (APEX) Option Party Pack, Part Deux!

Status of this Memo

   This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the

   Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for

   improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet

   Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state

   and status of this protocol.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2002).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   Application Exchange (APEX), at its core, provides a best-effort

   application-layer datagram service.  Options are used to alter the

   semantics of the core service.  This memo defines various options to

   change the default behavior of APEX's "relaying mesh".

Klyne, et. al.              Standards Track                     [Page 1]

RFC 3342       The Application Exchange (APEX) Party Pack      July 2002

Table of Contents

   1.    The attachOverride Option  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  2

   2.    The dataTiming Option  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3

   2.1   Upper-Bounds on Delivery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4

   2.1.1 Final Hop Report . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5

   2.1.2 Timing Error Report  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

   2.2   Reporting on Delayed Delivery  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8

   2.2.1 Transient Timing R...