The U and G bits in IPv6 Interface Identifiers
draft-carpenter-6man-ug-01

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Brian Carpenter  , Sheng Jiang 
Last updated 2013-05-10 (latest revision 2013-02-21)
Replaced by RFC 7136
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Abstract

The IPv6 addressing architecture defines a method by which the Universal and Group bits of an IEEE link-layer address are mapped into an IPv6 unicast interface identifier. This document clarifies the status of those bits for interface identifiers that are not derived from an IEEE link-layer address, and updates RFC 4291 accordingly.

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Brian Carpenter (brian.e.carpenter@gmail.com)
Sheng Jiang (jiangsheng@huawei.com)

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