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RFC 2460, "Internet Protocol, Version 6 (IPv6) Specification", December 1998

Note: This RFC has been obsoleted by RFC 8200

Source of RFC: ipngwg (int)

Errata ID: 4657
Status: Held for Document Update
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Fernando Gont
Date Reported: 2016-04-07
Held for Document Update by: Suresh Krishnan
Date Held: 2017-01-29

Section 4 says:


It should say:

   Extension headers must never be inserted by any node other than the
   source of the packet.  IP Encapsulation must be used to meet any
   requirement for inserting headers, for example, as defined in
   [RFC2473].

Notes:

This is being handled in the 2460bis work.

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