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Obsoleting the IPv6 Endpoint Identifier (EID) Option

Document type: Expired Internet-Draft (individual in ops area)
Document stream: IETF
Last updated: 2013-05-18 (latest revision 2012-11-14)
Intended RFC status: Proposed Standard
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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 <>

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