Version-Independent Properties of QUIC

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (quic WG)
Author Martin Thomson 
Last updated 2020-03-14 (latest revision 2019-09-11)
Replaces draft-thomson-quic-invariants
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Expired & archived
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This document defines the properties of the QUIC transport protocol that are expected to remain unchanged over time as new versions of the protocol are developed. Note to Readers Discussion of this draft takes place on the QUIC working group mailing list (, which is archived at [1]. Working Group information can be found at [2]; source code and issues list for this draft can be found at [3].


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