Generic Protocol Extension for VXLAN

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Authors Puneet Agarwal  , Rex Fernando  , Darrel Lewis  , Larry Kreeger  , Paul Quinn  , Lucy Yong  , Xiaohu Xu  , Michael Smith  , Navindra Yadav , Uri Elzur 
Last updated 2014-06-20 (latest revision 2013-12-17)
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This draft describes a mechanism for adding multi-protocol support to Virtual eXtensible Local Area Network (VXLAN). Protocol identification is carried in the VXLAN header and is used to describe the encapsulated payload.


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