RFC 3177

IAB/IESG Recommendations on IPv6 Address Allocations to Sites, September 2001

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3177.txt
File formats:
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Obsoleted by:
RFC 6177
Authors:
IAB
IESG
Stream:
IETF
Source:
IESG

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DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.17487/RFC3177

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Abstract

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.


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