Issues with multiple stateful DHCPv6 options

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[RFC3315] was not written with the expectation that other stateful DHCPv6 options would be developed. [RFC3633] shoe-horned the new options for Prefix Delegation options for DHCPv6 into DHCPv6. Implementation experience of the CPE model described in [RFC6204] has shown multiple issues with the DHCPv6 protocol in supporting multiple stateful options.


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