PCP Anycast Address

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The Port Control Protocol Anycast Address enables PCP clients to transmit messages to their closest on-path NAT, Firewall, or other middlebox, without having to learn the IP address of that middlebox via some external channel.


Stuart Cheshire (cheshire@apple.com)

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