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Table 2 Summary of MPTCP signals

From: Nearby live virtual machine migration using cloudlets and multipath TCP

Signalling Name Function
MP_CAPABLE Multipath TCP Capable Checks the capability of the end host on establishing a MPTCP connection
MP_JOIN Join Connection Adds additional subflow to existing MPTCP connection
REMOVE_ADDR Remove Address Removes failed subflow
MP_PRIO Multipath Priority Inform subflow priority
MP_FASTCLOSE Fast Close Closes MPTCP connection abruptly.
ADD_ADDR22 Add Address Informs the availability of additional IP address to the paired host