Line identification in IPv6 Router Solicitation messages

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Authors Suresh Krishnan  , Alan Kavanagh  , Balazs Varga  , Sven Ooghe  , Erik Nordmark 
Last updated 2010-09-20
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In Ethernet based aggregation networks, several subscriber premises may be logically connected to the same interface of an edge router. This document proposes a method for the edge router to identify the subscriber premises using the contents of the received Router Solicitation messages. The applicability is limited to the N:1 VLAN allocation model.


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