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Multiple Care of Address Registration in OMNeT++ for MIPv6

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mCoA++ additions for OMNEST/OMNeT++ 4.0
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INET Framework for OMNEST/OMNeT++ 4.0

The INET framework is an open-source communication networks simulation
package, written for the OMNEST/OMNeT++ simulation system. The INET framework
contains models for several Internet protocols: beyond TCP and IP there is UDP,
Ethernet, PPP and MPLS with LDP and RSVP-TE signalling. See the CREDITS file
for the names of people who have contributed to the INET Framework.

IMPORTANT: The INET Framework is continuously being improved: new parts
are added, bugs are corrected, and so on. We cannot assert that any protocol
implemented here will work fully according to the specifications. YOU ARE

Contributions are highly welcome. You can make a difference!

See the WHATSNEW file for recent changes.

You may start by downloading and installing the INET demo on Windows.

Then you can gather initial experience by following the INET tutorial. After
that, you can learn the NED language from the OMNeT++ manual & sample

After that, you may write your own topologies using the NED language. You may
assign some of the submodule parameters in NED files. You may leave some of
them unassigned.

Then, you may assign unassigned module parameters in omnetpp.ini of your
simulation. (You can refer to sample simulations & manual for the content of

Finally, you will be ready to run your simulation. As you see, you may use
the INET framework without writing any C++ code, as long as you use the
available modules.

To implement new protocols or modify existing ones, you'll need to
download the INET source, compile it yourself, then start adding/modifying
source files yourself.

It is a workable approach to compile your C++ code as shared library (.so on
Linux/Unix), and get the INET executable load it dynamically.

Directory structure
Directories of INET framework source are arranged roughly along the OSI layers.


   networkinterfaces/    L2 (data link layer) protocols
     contract/           API to common L2 functionality
     ethernet/           Ethernet model (MAC, LLC, Encap)
     etherswitch/        Ethernet switch (relay unit) model
     ppp/                basic PPP model (framing only)
     mfcore/             Core modules from the Mobility Framework (modified)
     mf80211/            MF's 802.11b ad-hoc mode model (modified)
     ext/                External interface

   network/              L3 (network layer) protocols
     contract/           API to common L3 functionality
     autorouting/        autoconfiguration of static routes
     arp/                ARP protocol
     queue/              router queues (QoS, RED, etc)
     ipv4/               IPv4 and associated protocols
     ipv6/               IPv6 implementation (currently in work)
     icmpv6/             ICMPv6 implementation (currently in work)
     mpls/               MPLS implementation (will be replaced soon)
     ldp/                LDP signalling protocol for MPLS
     rsvp_te/            RSVP-TE signalling protocol for MPLS (will be replaced soon)
     scenario/           specific for RSVP-TE (will be replaced soon)

   transport/            transport layer protocols
     contract/           API to transport layer functionality
     tcp/                TCP protocol
     udp/                UDP protocol
     rtp/                Realtime Transport Protocol (not yet integrated)
     sctp/               Stream Control Transmission Protocol

   applications/         application layer
     tcpapp/             TCP application models
     udpapp/             UDP application models (VideoStream, etc.)
     generic/            traffic generators (directly for IP)
     ethernet/           traffic generators (directly for Ethernet)
     pingapp/            ping application

   world/                scenario manager, MF channel manager

   nodes/                protocol stacks, host and router models
     inet/               IP-based components
     ipv6/               IPv6-based components
     mpls/               router models with MPLS/LDP/RSVP-TE

   base/                 common header files, base classes
   util/                 utility classes

 examples/               example networks
   ethernet/             example Ethernet networks
   inet/                 IP-based example networks
   ipv6/                 IPv6-based example networks
   mpls/                 example networks for MPLS/LDP/RSVP-TE
   rtp/                  RTP examples (not yet integrated)
   mobileadhoc/          mobile and ad-hoc networks (incomplete)

 doc/                    documentation

 tests/                  some test
   ipv4/                 for IPv4 components
   ipv6/                 for IPv6 components
   mpls/                 for the MPLS models
   newtcp/               for the TCP model

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