Transmission of IPv6 Packets over Token Ring Networks

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Last updated 1997-09-29 (latest revision 1997-09-23)
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This memo specifies the MTU and frame format for transmission of IPv6 packets on Token Ring networks. It also specifies the method of forming IPv6 link-local addresses on Token Ring networks and the content of the Source/Target Link-layer Address option used the Router Solicitation, Router Advertisement, Neighbor Solicitation and Neighbor Advertisement messages when those messages are transmitted on a Token Ring network.


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