[rfc-dist] RFC 5970 on DHCPv6 Options for Network Boot

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        RFC 5970

        Title:      DHCPv6 Options for Network Boot 
        Author:     T. Huth, J. Freimann,
                    V. Zimmer, D. Thaler
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       September 2010
        Mailbox:    thuth at de.ibm.com, 
                    jfrei at de.ibm.com, 
                    vincent.zimmer at intel.com,  dthaler at microsoft.com
        Pages:      11
        Characters: 22660
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-opt-netboot-10.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5970.txt

The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol for IPv6 (DHCPv6) provides a
framework for passing configuration information to nodes on a
network.  This document describes new options for DHCPv6 that SHOULD
be used for booting a node from the network.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Dynamic Host Configuration Working Group of the IETF.

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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