Generic Packet Tunneling in IPv6 Specification

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ipv6 WG)
Authors Alex Conta  , Steve Deering
Last updated 2002-07-23
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This document defines the model and generic mechanisms for IPv6 encapsulation of Internet packets, such as IPv6 and IPv4. The model and mechanisms can be applied to other protocol packets as well, such as AppleTalk, IPX, CLNP, or others.


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Steve Deering (

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