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IPv6 Autoconfig Filtering on Ethernet Switches

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Author Nathan Ward
Last updated 2009-03-04
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Many ethernet switch vendors provide features for filtering IPv4 address assignment services - i.e. DHCP, Bootp. This document describes what is necessary for a switch to provide the same level of filtering for IPv6, as a standard on which operators can base equipment selection decisions.


Nathan Ward

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