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Mobile IPv6 Vendor Specific Option
RFC 5094

Approval announcement
Draft of message to be sent after approval:


From: The IESG <>
To: IETF-Announce <>
Cc: Internet Architecture Board <>,
    RFC Editor <>, 
    mip6 mailing list <>, 
    mip6 chair <>
Subject: Protocol Action: 'Mobile IPv6 Vendor Specific Option' 
         to Proposed Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Mobile IPv6 Vendor Specific Option '
   <draft-ietf-mip6-vsm-04.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Mobility for IPv6 Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Jari Arkko and Mark Townsley.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary
  There is a need for vendor specific extensions to Mobility Header
  messages so that Mobile IPv6 vendors are able to extend the protocol
  for research or deployment purposes. This document defines a new
  vendor specific mobility option.

Working Group Summary

  No controversy has been raised or identified with this spec. The
  I-D is fairly simple and the extension useful for the MIP6 protocol.

Document Quality

  No known implementations of the extensions being proposed here
  Jari Arkko has reviewed this specification for the IESG.

RFC Editor Note