Keyed IPv6 Tunnel, May 2017
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- M. Konstantynowicz, Ed.
G. Heron, Ed.
- l2tpext (rtg)
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This document describes a tunnel encapsulation for Ethernet over IPv6 with a mandatory 64-bit cookie for connecting Layer 2 (L2) Ethernet attachment circuits identified by IPv6 addresses. The encapsulation is based on the Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol Version 3 (L2TPv3) over IP and does not use the L2TPv3 control plane.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.