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Re: Transport level multihoming
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, Ran Atkinson wrote:
> At 14:10 03/04/01, Greg Maxwell wrote:
> >It is totally feasible to implement a self-multihomed-transport-protocol
> >with the exactly the same level of API change as is required for IPv6
> It would help the rest of us if there were an Internet-Draft
> describing this that we could study. You seem to have something
> quite specific in your mind. Would you mind putting
> one together with your specific proposal ?
I've been discussing this with Randall Stewart (an author of the SCTP
> For my own part, some immediate questions that you might want
> to clarify for the I-D would include:
> - What identifier takes the place of the IP address
> in this API?
> - How does one modify TCP and UDP to work with the new
> system ?
> - How does the new API handle UDP traffic to multicast
> destinations ?
Added to the list.