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Procedures for Renumbering an IPv6 Network without a Flag Day

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Fred Baker , Eliot Lear , Ralph Droms
Last updated 2003-10-03
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Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document describes the steps in a procedure that can be used to transition from the use of an existing prefix to a new prefix in a network. It uses IPv6's intrinsic ability to assign multiple addresses to a network interface to provide continuity of network service through a


Fred Baker
Eliot Lear
Ralph Droms

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