Transmission of IPv6, IPv4, and Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) Packets over Fibre Channel, January 2006
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- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 3831, RFC 2625
- Updated by:
- RFC 5494, RFC 8064
- C. DeSanti
- imss (ops)
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This document specifies the way of encapsulating IPv6, IPv4, and Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) packets over Fibre Channel. This document also specifies the method of forming IPv6 link-local addresses and statelessly autoconfigured IPv6 addresses on Fibre Channel networks, and a mechanism to perform IPv4 address resolution over Fibre Channel networks.
This document obsoletes RFC 2625 and RFC 3831. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.