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DHCPv6 Prefix-Length Hint Issues

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To: "IETF-Announce" <>
Cc: "Bernie Volz" <>,,,, "The IESG" <>,,,
Subject: Protocol Action: 'DHCPv6 Prefix Length Hint Issues' to Proposed Standard (draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-prefix-length-hint-issue-05.txt)

The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'DHCPv6 Prefix Length Hint Issues'
  (draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-prefix-length-hint-issue-05.txt) as Proposed

This document is the product of the Dynamic Host Configuration Working

The IESG contact persons are Suresh Krishnan and Terry Manderson.

A URL of this Internet Draft is:

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Technical Summary

This document specifies information that is useful to DHCPv6 client
and server implementers to support allowing clients to specify a
prefix length hint when requested delegated prefixes. It clarifies
this concept introduced in RFC 3633.

Working Group Summary

There is a strong consensus behind this document and in particular from
very active WG participants.

Document Quality

This document has had thorough reviews by many interested and
knowledgeable folks (beyond those mentioned in the acknowledgements
section). There were no significant points of difficulty or
controversy with the contents of the document.


Bernie Volz is the document shepherd. Suresh Krishnan is the
current responsible AD. 

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