IAB/IESG Recommendations on IPv6 Address Allocations to Sites, September 2001
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- RFC 6177
This document provides recommendations to the addressing registries (APNIC, ARIN and RIPE-NCC) on policies for assigning IPv6 address blocks to end sites. In particular, it recommends the assignment of /48 in the general case, /64 when it is known that one and only one subnet is needed and /128 when it is absolutely known that one and only one device is connecting.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.