IPv6 Site Renumbering Gap Analysis

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Bing Liu  , Brian Carpenter  , Sheng Jiang 
Last updated 2012-02-10 (latest revision 2011-12-07)
Replaced by RFC 7010
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This document briefly introduces the existing mechanisms could be utilized by IPv6 site renumbering and envisions the effort could be done. This document tries to cover the most explicit issues and requirements of IPv6 renumbering. Through the gap analysis, the document provides a basis for future work to identify and develop solutions or to stimulate such development as appropriate. The gap analysis is presented following a renumbering event procedure clue.


Bing Liu (leo.liubing@huawei.com)
Brian Carpenter (brian.e.carpenter@gmail.com)
Sheng Jiang (shengjiang@huawei.com)

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