[rfc-dist] RFC 6644 on Rebind Capability in DHCPv6 Reconfigure Messages

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        RFC 6644

        Title:      Rebind Capability in DHCPv6 Reconfigure 
        Author:     D. Evans, R. Droms,
                    S. Jiang
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       July 2012
        Mailbox:    N7DR at ipfonix.com, 
                    rdroms at cisco.com, 
                    jiangsheng at huawei.com
        Pages:      10
        Characters: 19176
        Updates:    RFC3315

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-reconfigure-rebind-10.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6644.txt

This document updates RFC 3315 (DHCPv6) to allow the Rebind message
type to appear in the Reconfigure Message option of a Reconfigure
message.  It extends the Reconfigure message to allow a DHCPv6 server
to cause a DHCPv6 client to send a Rebind message.  The document also
clarifies how a DHCPv6 client responds to a received Reconfigure

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

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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