Limiting the role of IPv4-compatible Addresses in IPv6

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Author Dan Harrington 
Last updated 1996-11-04
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This draft presents a proposal to limit IPv4-compatible IPv6 addresses to tunnelling interfaces in the transition from IPv4 to IPv6. The reasons and context for restricting the usage in this manner will be presented.


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