The mobile ad hoc network is the decentralized and self-configuring type of network in which mobile nodes can join or leave the network. Due to such dynamic nature of the network path establishment, security and quality of service are the major issues which affect network performance. This review paper is related to path establishment and link recovery in mobile ad hoc network. The DFCP is the routing protocol which establishes path from source to destination. The DFCP`protocol have the capability for the link recovery from source to destination.
MANET, Link Recovery, DFCP