For questions about network protocols published in a Standard or RFC. Do not use this tag merely because the question mentions a networking protocol in it. Questions with this tag *could* be closed if they do not explain why the question is relevant and important to answer; this is necessary to avoid issues with tangential / trivial questions or help vampires.

Use this tag for questions about network protocols published in a Standard or RFC. Do not use this tag merely because the question mentions a networking protocol in it.

This tag is suitable for questions about protocols similar to these:

Questions with this tag could be closed if they do not explain why the question is relevant and important to answer; this is necessary to avoid issues with tangential / trivial questions or help vampires.

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