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Handling Unknown DHCPv6 Messages

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Yong Cui , Qi Sun , Ted Lemon
Last updated 2013-04-24 (Latest revision 2013-03-26)
Replaced by RFC 7283
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state Adopted by a WG
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-unknown-msg
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol version 6 (DHCPv6) isn't specific about handling messages with unknown types. This document describes the problems and defines how a DHCPv6 function node should behave in this case.


Yong Cui
Qi Sun
Ted Lemon

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