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RFC 3587

"IPv6 Global Unicast Address Format", August 2003

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3587.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Obsoletes:
RFC 2374
Authors:
R. Hinden
S. Deering
E. Nordmark
Stream:
IETF
Source:
ipv6 (int)

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Abstract

This document obsoletes RFC 2374, "An IPv6 Aggregatable Global Unicast Address Format". It defined an IPv6 address allocation structure that includes Top Level Aggregator (TLA) and Next Level Aggregator (NLA). This document makes RFC 2374 and the TLA/NLA structure historic. This memo provides information for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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