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Re: "...the IPv4 TOS field should be end-to-end...."
On Mon, Nov 20, 2000 at 11:33:30PM -0600, JIM FLEMING wrote: > In my opinion, the IPv4 TOS field should be end-to-end.... > ...clients should set it....routers should leave it alone.... The IPv4 TOS bits are depreciated as proposed in RFC1349; RFC1349 was obsoleted by RFC2474. The DiffServ interpretation of the same bits used by RFC1349 (called the DS bits in RFC2474) does not impose end-to-end semantics on their use; it specifies "per-hop behaviours and mechanisms". Joe