An Evaluation on RSVP Transport Mechanism

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Authors Ping Pan  , Henning Schulzrinne 
Last updated 2003-03-05
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In this memo, we look into some of the transport-layer design issues in the original RSVP as defined in RFC2205 [RFC2205]. Based on the observation, we conclude that the current RSVP transport mechanism may not be adequate to support some applications. We recommend to use a different transport layer protocol such as TCP for next-generation signaling protocols.


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