Problem Statement Regarding Limitations of the Sockets API for IPv6 Address Usage

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Authors Fernando Gont  , Guillermo Gont  , Madelen Corbo  , Christian Huitema 
Last updated 2018-09-22 (latest revision 2018-03-21)
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This identifies gaps that currently prevent systems and applications from leveraging the increased flexibility and availability of IPv6 addresses.


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