Common Metadata Header Format for IP/MPLS Networks

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This document defines the common format for the metadata header used to carry metadata in IPv4, IPv6, and MPLS packets.


Jim Guichard (
Simon Spraggs (
Carlos Pignataro (
Stewart Bryant (

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