Transmission of IPv6 Packets over IEEE 802.15.4 Networks, September 2007
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 6282, RFC 6775, RFC 8025, RFC 8066
- G. Montenegro
- 6lowpan (int)
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This document describes the frame format for transmission of IPv6 packets and the method of forming IPv6 link-local addresses and statelessly autoconfigured addresses on IEEE 802.15.4 networks. Additional specifications include a simple header compression scheme using shared context and provisions for packet delivery in IEEE 802.15.4 meshes. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.