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OSPFv3 Auto-Configuration

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Acee Lindem , Jari Arkko
Last updated 2012-10-19 (Latest revision 2012-07-11)
Replaced by RFC 7503, draft-ietf-ospf-ospfv3-autoconfig
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-ospf-ospfv3-autoconfig, draft-ietf-ospf-ospfv3-autoconfig
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OSPFv3 is a candidate for deployments in environments where auto- configuration is a requirement. One such environment is the IPv6 home network where users expect to simply plug in a router and have it automatically use OSPFv3 for intra-domain routing. This document describes the necessary mechanisms for OSPFv3 to be self-configuring.


Acee Lindem
Jari Arkko

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