Current Practices for Multiple-Interface Hosts
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: RFC Editor <firstname.lastname@example.org>, mif mailing list <email@example.com>, mif chair <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Document Action: 'Current Practices for Multiple Interface Hosts' to Informational RFC (draft-ietf-mif-current-practices-12.txt) The IESG has approved the following document: - 'Current Practices for Multiple Interface Hosts' (draft-ietf-mif-current-practices-12.txt) as an Informational RFC This document is the product of the Multiple Interfaces Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Jari Arkko and Ralph Droms. A URL of this Internet Draft is: http://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-ietf-mif-current-practices/
Technical Summary An increasing number of hosts are operating in multiple-interface environments, where different network interfaces are providing unequal levels of service or connectivity. This document summarizes current practices in this area, and describes in detail how some common operating systems cope with these challenges. Working Group Summary There is a consensus in the MIF WG for publication as an informational RFC. Document Quality The document has gone through various reviews and a successful WGLC. Personnel Responsible AD is Jari Arkko and the document shepherd is Hui Deng.