Re: [Roll] [dhcwg] MPL config draft (Re: I-D Action: draft-ietf-roll-mpl-parameter-configuration-01.txt)

Ted Lemon <ted.lemon@nominum.com> Sat, 12 July 2014 16:32 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Roll] [dhcwg] MPL config draft (Re: I-D Action: draft-ietf-roll-mpl-parameter-configuration-01.txt)
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On Jul 12, 2014, at 8:36 AM, Ralph Droms <rdroms.ietf@gmail.com> wrote:
> Ted - what does "this" refer to?  MPL in general?

Using DHCP to push a big chunk of information about the state of a mesh network seems like a suboptimal approach.   The fact that compression is desired suggests that you are using the wrong tool for the job.