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Network Time Protocol (NTP) Server Option for DHCPv6
RFC 5908

Approval announcement
Draft of message to be sent after approval:


From: The IESG <>
To: IETF-Announce <>
Cc: Internet Architecture Board <>,
    RFC Editor <>, 
    ntp mailing list <>, 
    ntp chair <>
Subject: Protocol Action: 'Network Time Protocol (NTP) Server Option for DHCPv6' to Proposed Standard

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Network Time Protocol (NTP) Server Option for DHCPv6 '
   <draft-ietf-ntp-dhcpv6-ntp-opt-06.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Network Time Protocol Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Ralph Droms and Jari Arkko.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary

   This document defines a DHCPv6 option and associated suboptions
   to provide Network Time Protocol version 4 or greater configuration
   information to DHCPv6 hosts.

Working Group Summary

   This document has received in-depth review from both the NTP
   and DHC working groups and has strong support for advancement.

Document Quality


  Brian Haberman <> is the document shepherd for
this document.
  Ralph Droms <> is the responsible AD.

RFC Editor Note

RFC Editor Note