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The IESG has received a request from the Babel routing protocol WG (babel) to
consider the following document: - 'Applicability of the Babel routing
  <draft-ietf-babel-applicability-06.txt> as Informational RFC

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   Babel is a routing protocol based on the distance-vector algorithm
   augmented with mechanisms for loop avoidance and starvation
   avoidance.  In this document, we argue that there exist niches where
   Babel is useful and that are not adequately served by more mature

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