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Generic Packet Tunneling in IPv6 Specification

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ipv6 WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Alex Conta , Dr. Steve E. Deering
Last updated 2002-07-23
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


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.


Alex Conta
Dr. Steve E. Deering

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