Source Address Selection for the Multicast Listener Discovery (MLD) Protocol, September 2003
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 2710
- B. Haberman
- magma (int)
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It has come to light that there is an issue with the selection of a suitable IPv6 source address for Multicast Listener Discovery (MLD) messages when a node is performing stateless address autoconfiguration. This document is intended to clarify the rules on selecting an IPv6 address to use for MLD messages. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.