IPv6 Router Advertisement Flags Option, November 2007
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 5175
- B. Haberman, Ed.
- ipv6 (int)
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The IPv6 Neighbor Discovery's Router Advertisement message contains an 8-bit field reserved for single-bit flags. Several protocols have reserved flags in this field and others are preparing to reserve a sufficient number of flags to exhaust the field. This document defines an option to the Router Advertisement message that expands the available number of flag bits available. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.