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Checksum-Neutral Prefix NAT for IPv6

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Jun-ya Kato , Arifumi Matsumoto , Tomohiro Fujisaki
Last updated 2010-03-05
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This document describes a use-case of IPv6-to-IPv6 network address translation, and a translation mechanism for smaller network. To be used typically in a network where IPv6 /64 prefix is advertiesed, a network address translation mechanism is proposed that is based on Interface Identifier rewriting to be checksum neutral.


Jun-ya Kato
Arifumi Matsumoto
Tomohiro Fujisaki

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