Detecting Network Attachment in IPv6 - Best Current Practices for Routers

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Author Sathya Narayanan 
Last updated 2006-03-08
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Hosts experiencing rapid link-layer changes may require to do configuration change detection procedures more frequently than traditional fixed hosts. This document describes practices available to network deployers in order to support such hosts in Detecting Network Attachment in IPv6 networks.


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