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Default Router and Prefix Advertisement Options for DHCPv6

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Ralph Droms , Dr. Thomas Narten
Last updated 2009-03-02
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In some IPv6 deployments, there is a requirement to communicate a list of default routers and advertised prefixes to a host through DHCP. This document defines DHCP options to carry that information.


Ralph Droms
Dr. Thomas Narten

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