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RFC 6172

"Deprecation of the Internet Fibre Channel Protocol (iFCP) Address Translation Mode", March 2011

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 4172
Authors:
D. Black
D. Peterson
Stream:
IETF
Source:
storm (tsv)

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Abstract

Changes to Fibre Channel have caused the specification of the Internet Fibre Channel Protocol (iFCP) address translation mode to become incorrect. Due to the absence of usage of iFCP address translation mode, it is deprecated by this document. iFCP address transparent mode remains correctly specified. iFCP address transparent mode has been implemented and is in current use; therefore, it is not affected by this document. This document also records the state of Protocol Number 133, which was allocated for a pre-standard version of the Fibre Channel Internet Protocol (FCIP). [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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