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Considerations for IPv6 Address Selection Policy Changes

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (6man WG)
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Authors Tim Chown , Arifumi Matsumoto
Last updated 2013-10-03 (Latest revision 2013-04-01)
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This ducument is intended to capture the address selection design team's considerations about the address selection issues mainly raised in [RFC5220]. This considerations led to the revision of RFC 3484 [RFC6724], and Address Selection DHCP option. Although it does not perfectly match the current state, this document captures the past discussion and considerations for the historical record.


Tim Chown
Arifumi Matsumoto

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