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IPv6 Support Required for all IP-capable nodes
draft-george-ipv6-required-02

Document type: Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Last updated: 2011-06-01
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Abstract

Given the global lack of available IPv4 space, and limitations in IPv4 extension and transition technologies, this document deprecates the concept that an IP-capable node MAY support IPv4 _only_, and redefines an IP-capable node as one which supports either IPv6 _only_ or IPv4/IPv6 dual-stack. This document updates RFC1812, 1122 and 4084 to reflect the change in requirements.

Authors

Wesley George <wesley.e.george@sprint.com>
Chris Donley <c.donley@cablelabs.com>
Christopher Liljenstolpe <cdl@asgaard.org>
Lee Howard <lee.howard@twcable.com>

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