[rfc-dist] RFC 5494 on IANA Allocation Guidelines for the Address Resolution Protocol (ARP)

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        RFC 5494

        Title:      IANA Allocation Guidelines for the 
                    Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) 
        Author:     J. Arkko, C. Pignataro
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       April 2009
        Mailbox:    jari.arkko at piuha.net, 
                    cpignata at cisco.com
        Pages:      7
        Characters: 11894
        Updates:    RFC826, RFC951, RFC1044, RFC1329, RFC2131, RFC2132, 
                    RFC2176, RFC2225, RFC2834, RFC2835, RFC3315, RFC4338,  
                    RFC4361, RFC4701

        I-D Tag:    draft-arkko-arp-iana-rules-06.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5494.txt

This document specifies the IANA guidelines for allocating new values
in the Address Resolution Protocol (ARP).  This document also
reserves some numbers for experimentation purposes.  The changes also
affect other protocols that employ values from the ARP name spaces.  

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
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