Obsoleting the IPv6 Endpoint Identifier (EID) Option

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Author Fernando Gont 
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This document formally deprecates the IPv6 Endpoint Identification (EID) option (hex value 0x8a), thus cleaning up the corresponding IANA registry.


Fernando Gont (fgont@si6networks.com)

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