Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) Addressing Architecture, April 2003
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 2373
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 4291
- R. Hinden
- ipv6 (int)
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This specification defines the addressing architecture of the IP Version 6 (IPv6) protocol. The document includes the IPv6 addressing model, text representations of IPv6 addresses, definition of IPv6 unicast addresses, anycast addresses, and multicast addresses, and an IPv6 node's required addresses. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.