Transmission of IPv6, IPv4 and ARP Packets over Fibre Channel

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Last updated 2004-12-28
Stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
plain text pdf html bibtex
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document specifies the way of encapsulating IPv6, IPv4 and ARP packets over Fibre Channel. This document specifies also the method of forming IPv6 link-local addresses and statelessly autoconfigured IPv6 addresses on Fibre Channel networks, and a mechanism to perform IPv4 address resolution over Fibre Channel networks.


Claudio Desanti (

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)