Procedures for Renumbering an IPv6 Network without a Flag Day

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Authors Fred Baker  , Eliot Lear  , Ralph Droms 
Last updated 2003-10-03
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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


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