Distributed Prefix Assignment Algorithm, November 2015
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- P. Pfister
- homenet (int)
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This document specifies a distributed algorithm for dividing a set of prefixes in a manner that allows for automatic assignment of sub-prefixes that are unique and non-overlapping. Used in conjunction with a protocol that provides flooding of information among a set of participating nodes, prefix configuration within a network may be automated.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.