IPv6 Packet Truncation

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Authors John Leddy  , Ron Bonica  , Igor Lubashev 
Last updated 2019-04-13 (latest revision 2018-10-10)
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This document defines IPv6 packet truncation procedures. These procedures make Path MTU Discovery (PMTUD) more reliable. Upper- layer protocols can leverage these procedures in order to take advantage of large MTUs.


John Leddy (john@leddy.net)
Ron Bonica (rbonica@juniper.net)
Igor Lubashev (ilubashe@akamai.com)

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