NAT-PT Applicability

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This document discusses the applicability RFC 2766, Network Address Translation - Protocol Translation (NAT-PT) employing the Stateless IP/ICMP Translation (SIIT) algorithm, as an IPv4-to-IPv6 transition and co-existence mechanism. It highlights the NAT-PT/SIIT operational principles and the network context for which NAT-PT was designed. Known limitations of NAT-PT/SIIT are presented. Applicable scenarios


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