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RFC 4944

"Transmission of IPv6 Packets over IEEE 802.15.4 Networks", September 2007

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4944.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updated by:
RFC 6282, RFC 6775
Authors:
G. Montenegro
N. Kushalnagar
J. Hui
D. Culler
Stream:
IETF
Source:
6lowpan (int)

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Abstract

This document describes the frame format for transmission of IPv6 packets and the method of forming IPv6 link-local addresses and statelessly autoconfigured addresses on IEEE 802.15.4 networks. Additional specifications include a simple header compression scheme using shared context and provisions for packet delivery in IEEE 802.15.4 meshes. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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