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RFC 5201, "Host Identity Protocol", April 2008

Note: This RFC has been obsoleted by RFC 7401

Note: This RFC has been updated by RFC 6253

Source of RFC: hip (int)

Errata ID: 1799
Status: Held for Document Update
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Ari Keränen
Date Reported: 2009-06-30
Held for Document Update by: Brian Haberman

Section 5.2. says:

   Parameters numbered between 1024-2047 are reserved.  Parameters
   numbered between 2048-4095 are used for parameters related to HIP
   transform types.  Parameters numbered between 4096 and (2^16 - 2^12)
   61439 are reserved.  Parameters numbered between 61440-62463 are used
   for signatures and signed MACs.  Parameters numbered between 62464-
   63487 are used for parameters that fall outside of the signed area of
   the packet.  Parameters numbered between 63488-64511 are used for
   rendezvous and other relaying services.  Parameters numbered between
   64512-65535 are reserved.

It should say:

(for the correct values, see: http://www.iana.org/assignments/hip-parameters/hip-parameters.xhtml#hip-parameters-3)


The parameter number ranges are not in sync with the actual IANA assignments.

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