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Application Listener Discovery (ALD) for IPv6

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Author james woodyatt
Last updated 2008-07-31
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This document specifies the protocol used by IPv6 nodes comprising stateful packet filters to discover the transport addresses of listening applications (that is, application endpoints for which incoming traffic may be administratively prohibited). Comments are solicited and should be sent to the author and the V6OPS Residential CPE Design Team mailing list at <>.


james woodyatt

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