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RFC 2460

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

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc2460.txt
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Status:
DRAFT STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 1883
Updated by:
RFC 5095, RFC 5722, RFC 5871, RFC 6437, RFC 6564, RFC 6935, RFC 6946, RFC 7045, RFC 7112
Authors:
S. Deering
R. Hinden
Stream:
IETF
Source:
ipngwg (int)

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Abstract

This document specifies version 6 of the Internet Protocol (IPv6), also sometimes referred to as IP Next Generation or IPng. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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