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>Hope I get answer for this..
>Is it possible to disable IPV6 PMTU discovery for a node 
>or is it for particular path? & Is it implemenation dependent? 

	highly implementation dependent.

	for example, as long as you genreate packets < 1280 octets (IPv6
	minimum path MTU) you won't need to run path MTU discovery on your
	node.  therefore, some implementation can avoid path MTU discovery
	altogether.
	see RFC2460 p24 (2nd paragraph from the bottom).

itojun
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