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Service Location Protocol Modifications for IPv6

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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft that was ultimately published as RFC 3111.
Author Erik Guttman
Last updated 2013-03-02 (Latest revision 2001-02-13)
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Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
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        RFC 3111

        Title:      Service Location Protocol Modifications for IPv6 
        Author(s):  E. Guttman
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       May 2001
        Pages:      13
        Characters: 25543
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-svrloc-ipv6-12.txt


This document defines the Service Location Protocol Version 2's
(SLPv2) use over IPv6 networks.  Since this protocol relies on UDP and
TCP, the changes to support its use over IPv6 are minor.
This document does not describe how to use SLPv1 over IPv6 networks.
There is at the time of this publication no implementation or
deployment of SLPv1 over IPv6.  It is RECOMMENDED that SLPv2 be used
in general, and specifically on networks which support IPv6.

This document is a product of the Service Location Protocol
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for
the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the
"Internet Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the
standardization state and status of this protocol.  Distribution
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