Duplicate Address Detection Optimization using IPv6 Multicast Listener Discovery

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Authors Greg Daley  , Richard Nelson 
Last updated 2003-02-03
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This draft describes a possible optimization to Duplicate Address Detection (DAD) which can be used to successfully terminate DAD early, based on the presence of listeners on the link-scope solicited nodes multicast address.


Greg Daley (gdaley@netstarnetworks.com)
Richard Nelson (nelsonrr@elec.canterbury.ac.nz)

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