Recommended Packet Marking Policy

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ieprep WG)
Author Fred Baker 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2002-07-24)
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This paper summarizes a recommended correlation of applications to Differentiated Service Code Points. There is no intrinsic requirement that individual DSCPs correspond to given applications, but as a policy it is useful if they can be applied consistently.


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