Transport Options for UDP

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (tsvwg WG)
Author Joseph Touch 
Last updated 2017-12-29 (latest revision 2017-06-27)
Replaces draft-touch-tsvwg-udp-options
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Transport protocols are extended through the use of transport header options. This document experimentally extends UDP by indicating the location, syntax, and semantics for UDP transport layer options.


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