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Status: Verified (1)

RFC6204, "Basic Requirements for IPv6 Customer Edge Routers", April 2011

Note: This RFC has been obsoleted by RFC7084

Source of RFC: v6ops (ops)

Errata ID: 3054

Status: Verified
Type: Technical

Reported By: Tore Anderson
Date Reported: 2011-12-16
Verifier Name: ron bonica
Date Verified: 2012-01-03

Section 4.3 says:

   L-13:  If the delegated prefix changes, i.e., the current prefix is
          replaced with a new prefix without any overlapping time
          period, then the IPv6 CE router MUST immediately advertise the
          old prefix with a Preferred Lifetime of zero and a Valid
          Lifetime of the lower of the current Valid Lifetime and 2
          hours (which must be decremented in real time) in a Router
          Advertisement message as described in Section 5.5.3, (e) of
          [RFC4862].

It should say:

   L-13:  If the delegated prefix changes, i.e., the current prefix is
          replaced with a new prefix without any overlapping time
          period, then the IPv6 CE router MUST immediately advertise the
          old prefix with a Preferred Lifetime of zero and a Valid
          Lifetime of either a) zero, or b) the lower of the current
          Valid Lifetime and 2 hours (which must be decremented in real
          time), in a Router Advertisement message as described in
          Section 5.5.3, (e) of [RFC4862].

Notes:

The original text in L-13 prohibits implementers from transmitting Valid Lifetime = 0 whenever a prefix needs to be invalidated. It should not, because transmitting VL=0 is easier to implement than sending "the lower of the current Valid Lifetime and 2 hours (which must be decremented in real time)".

Transmitting Valid Lifetime = 0 has the exact same effect on a host as the procedure described in the original text, i.e., it will the host to lower (but never raise) the remaining valid lifetime to 7200 seconds.


Status: Rejected (1)

RFC6204, "Basic Requirements for IPv6 Customer Edge Routers", April 2011

Note: This RFC has been obsoleted by RFC7084

Source of RFC: v6ops (ops)

Errata ID: 3175

Status: Rejected
Type: Technical

Reported By: Sathyanarayana Venkataramanappa
Date Reported: 2012-04-04
Rejected by: RonBonica
Date Rejected: 2012-04-16

Section 4.2 says:

WPD-3:  The IPv6 CE router MUST be prepared to accept a delegated
           prefix size different from what is given in the hint.  If the
           delegated prefix is too small to address all of its
           interfaces, the IPv6 CE router SHOULD log a system management
           error.


It should say:

WPD-3:  The IPv6 CE router MUST be prepared to accept a delegated
           prefix size different from what is given in the hint.  If the
           delegated prefix is too small to address all of its
           interfaces or delegated prefix size is greater than /64, the 
           IPv6 CE router SHOULD log a system management
           error.



Notes:

Stateless Address Auto configuration uses 64 bit long EUI-64. If Delegated prefix size obtained on the wan side is greater than /64. This Prefix cannot be used on Lan side nodes to create SLAAC address using EUI-64
--VERIFIER NOTES--
RFC 6204 is about to be obsoleted by draft-ietf-v6ops-6204bis, which entered WG last call this weekend. So, fixing 6204 won't help much.

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