TR-51 Multi-Hop Sublayer Specification-Extension on Field Area Networks
|Publication Date:||27 September 2021|
Scope and Purpose
This document defines a Forwarding sub-layer protocol and a Routing sub-layer protocol for the Data Link layer of TR51, including processes, functions, service interfaces and externally visible frame formats. The Forwarding protocol provides data transfer services between non-neighboring devices. The Routing protocol provides discovery and maintenance of multi-hop routes between certain non-neighboring devices.