Issues and Recommendations with Multiple Stateful DHCPv6 Options, May 2015
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 8415
- RFC 3315, RFC 3633
- O. Troan
- dhc (int)
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The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol for IPv6 (DHCPv6) specification defined two stateful options, IA_NA and IA_TA, but did not anticipate the development of additional stateful options. DHCPv6 Prefix Delegation added the IA_PD option, which is stateful. Applications that use IA_NA and IA_PD together have revealed issues that need to be addressed. This document updates RFCs 3315 and 3633 to address these issues.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.