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BCP 187

RFC 7227

"Guidelines for Creating New DHCPv6 Options", May 2014

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7227.txt
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Status:
BEST CURRENT PRACTICE
Updates:
RFC 3315
Authors:
D. Hankins
T. Mrugalski
M. Siodelski
S. Jiang
S. Krishnan
Stream:
IETF
Source:
dhc (int)

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Abstract

This document provides guidance to prospective DHCPv6 option developers to help them create option formats that are easily adoptable by existing DHCPv6 software. It also provides guidelines for expert reviewers to evaluate new registrations. This document updates RFC 3315.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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