IETF RFC 7559

Packet-Loss Resiliency for Router Solicitations

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Organization: IETF
Publication Date: 1 May 2015
Status: active
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When an interface on a host is initialized, the host transmits Router Solicitations in order to minimize the amount of time it needs to wait until the next unsolicited multicast Router Advertisement is received. In certain scenarios, these Router Solicitations transmitted by the host might be lost. This document specifies a mechanism for hosts to cope with the loss of the initial Router Solicitations.

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IETF RFC 7559
May 1, 2015
Packet-Loss Resiliency for Router Solicitations
When an interface on a host is initialized, the host transmits Router Solicitations in order to minimize the amount of time it needs to wait until the next unsolicited multicast Router Advertisement...

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