Layer Two Tunneling Protocol 'L2TP'

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (l2tpext WG)
Authors Mark Townsley  , Andy Valencia  , Glen Zorn  , Allan Rubens  , Gurdeep-Singh Pall 
Last updated 2000-11-29
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This document describes the Layer Two Tunneling Protocol (L2TP). RFC 1661 specifies multi-protocol access via PPP [RFC1661]. L2TP facilitates the tunneling of PPP packets across an intervening network in a way that is as transparent as possible to both end-users and applications


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