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RFC 3513

"Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) Addressing Architecture", April 2003

Canonical URL:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 2373
Obsoleted by:
RFC 4291
Authors:
R. Hinden
S. Deering
Stream:
IETF
Source:
ipv6 (int)

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Abstract

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.


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