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Registering Self-generated IPv6 Addresses using DHCPv6

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Subject: Protocol Action: 'Registering Self-generated IPv6 Addresses using DHCPv6' to Proposed Standard (draft-ietf-dhc-addr-notification-13.txt)

The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'Registering Self-generated IPv6 Addresses using DHCPv6'
  (draft-ietf-dhc-addr-notification-13.txt) as Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Dynamic Host Configuration Working Group.

The IESG contact persons are Erik Kline and Éric Vyncke.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary

   This document defines a method to inform a DHCPv6 server that a
   device has one or more self-generated or statically configured

Working Group Summary

   This document seemed to reach consensus of the DHC working group.  Review was
   done by several members of the group during it's life cycle.
   It had good
   discussion during meetings and on the mailing list.

Document Quality

   An implementation is in progress on Android at


   The Document Shepherd for this document is Timothy Winters. The
   Responsible Area Director is Éric Vyncke.


    There are two different IANA request in this document.  A request for two
    new DHCPv6 messages and one new DHCPv6 option.

     DHCP message types require standard action, which the DHC working group

      DHCP options require expect review from Bernie Volz, Ted Lemon, Tomek
      Mrugalski.  Bernie is the working group chair for DHC and commented on
      the draft several times.

RFC Editor Note