[rfc-dist] RFC 4389 on Neighbor Discovery Proxies (ND Proxy)

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        RFC 4389

        Title:      Neighbor Discovery Proxies (ND Proxy) 
        Author:     D. Thaler, M. Talwar,
                    C. Patel
        Status:     Experimental
        Date:       April 2006
        Mailbox:    dthaler at microsoft.com, 
                    mohitt at microsoft.com, 
                    chirayu at chirayu.org
        Pages:      18
        Characters: 38124
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ipv6-ndproxy-04.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4389.txt

Bridging multiple links into a single entity has several
operational advantages.  A single subnet prefix is sufficient to
support multiple physical links.  There is no need to allocate
subnet numbers to the different networks, simplifying management.
Bridging some types of media requires network-layer support,
however.  This document describes these cases and specifies the
IP-layer support that enables bridging under these circumstances.  This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.

This document is a product of the IP Version 6 Working Group
Working Group of the IETF.

EXPERIMENTAL: This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet 
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