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Research Article

Adaptive Cross-Layer Multipath Routing Protocol for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks

Table 1

Multipath routing advantages and disadvantages.

AdvantagesDisadvantages

Fault tolerant 3Longer paths
Load balancingSpecial control messages
Bandwidth aggregationRoute request storm
Reduce delayInefficient route discover
Duplicate packet processing

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