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Using Only Link-Local Addressing Inside an IPv6 Network

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Authors Michael H. Behringer , Éric Vyncke
Last updated 2013-01-17 (Latest revision 2012-07-16)
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This document proposes to use only IPv6 link-local addresses on infrastructure links between routers, wherever possible. It discusses the advantages and disadvantages of this approach to aide the decision process for a given network,


Michael H. Behringer
Éric Vyncke

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