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IPv6-to-IPv6 Network Address Translation (NAT66)

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Margaret Cullen , Fred Baker
Last updated 2010-10-18 (Latest revision 2009-03-09)
Replaced by RFC 6296
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Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-mrw-nat66
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This document describes a stateless, transport-agnostic IPv6-to-IPv6 Network Address Translation (NAT66) function that provides the address independence benefit associated with IPv4-to-IPv4 NAT (NAT44) while minimizing, but not completely eliminating, the problems associated with NAT44.


Margaret Cullen
Fred Baker

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