General Internet Signaling Transport (GIST) State Machine (RFC5972)
Original Publication Date: 2010-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2010-Oct-07
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
T. Tsenov: AUTHOR [+6]
AbstractThe state machines described in this document are illustrative of how the GIST protocol defined in  may be implemented for the GIST nodes in different locations of a flow path. Where there are differences,  is authoritative. The state machines are informative only. Implementations may achieve the same results using different methods.
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) T. Tsenov Request for Comments: 5972 H. Tschofenig Category: Informational Nokia Siemens Network ISSN: 2070-1721 X. Fu, Ed. Univ. Goettingen C. Aoun Consultant E. Davies Folly Consulting October 2010
General Internet Signaling Transport (GIST) State Machine
This document describes state machines for the General Internet Signaling Transport (GIST). The states of GIST nodes for a given flow and their transitions are presented in order to illustrate how GIST may be implemented.
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This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.
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