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I-D ACTION:draft-draves-ipngwg-router-selection-01.txt



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	Title		: Default Router Preferences and More-Specific Routes
	Author(s)	: R. Draves
	Filename	: draft-draves-ipngwg-router-selection-01.txt
	Pages		: 11
	Date		: 29-Mar-01
	
This document describes an optional extension to Neighbor Discovery 
Router Advertisement messages for communicating default router 
preferences and more-specific routes from routers to hosts. This 
improves the ability of hosts to pick an appropriate router, 
especially when the host is multi-homed and the routers are on 
different links. The preference values and specific routes 
advertised to hosts require administrative configuration; they are 
not automatically derived from routing tables.

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