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        RFC 3338

        Title:      Dual Stack Hosts Using "Bump-in-the-API" (BIA)
        Author(s):  S. Lee, M-K. Shin, Y-J. Kim, E. Nordmark,
                    A. Durand
        Status:     Experimental
        Date:       October 2002
        Mailbox:    syl@pec.etri.re.kr, mkshin@pec.etri.re.kr,
                    yjkim@pec.etri.re.kr, Alain.Durand@sun.com,
                    erik.nordmark@sun.com
        Pages:      16
        Characters: 34480
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ngtrans-bia-05.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3338.txt

This document specifies a mechanism of dual stack hosts using a
technique called "Bump-in-the-API"(BIA) which allows for the hosts to
communicate with other IPv6 hosts using existing IPv4 applications.
The goal of this mechanism is the same as that of the
Bump-in-the-stack mechanism, but this mechanism provides the
translation method between the IPv4 APIs and IPv6 APIs.  Thus, the
goal is simply achieved without IP header translation.

This document is a product of the Next Generation Transition Working
Group of the IETF.

This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.
It does not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  Discussion and
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