[rfc-dist] RFC 4925 on Softwire Problem Statement
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Title: Softwire Problem Statement
Author: X. Li, Ed.,
S. Dawkins, Ed.,
D. Ward, Ed.,
A. Durand, Ed.
Date: July 2007
Mailbox: xing at cernet.edu.cn,
spencer at mcsr-labs.org,
dward at cisco.com, alain_durand at cable.comcast.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-softwire-problem-statement-03.txt
This document captures the problem statement for the Softwires
Working Group, which is developing standards for the discovery,
control, and encapsulation methods for connecting IPv4 networks
across IPv6-only networks as well as IPv6 networks across IPv4-only
networks. The standards will encourage multiple, inter-operable
vendor implementations by identifying, and extending where necessary,
existing standard protocols to resolve a selected set of "IPv4/IPv6"
and "IPv6/IPv4" transition problems. This document describes the
specific problems ("Hubs and Spokes" and "Mesh") that will be solved
by the standards developed by the Softwires Working Group. Some
requirements (and non-requirements) are also identified to better
describe the specific problem scope. This memo provides information for
the Internet community.
This document is a product of the Softwires
Working Group of the IETF.
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