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RE: IPv6 Link-Local Use Issue for Applications

Bound, Jim wrote:
> ...
> The solution that will work for now is make a statement in the 
> IETF and in industry IPv6 implementation documentation that 
> link-local addresses SHOULD not be used as an IPv6 address 
> type by applications.  

Jim, this is simply pointless. I haven't gotten through all the mail yet so
somebody has probably already pointed this out, but you can't use an ad-hoc
network without routers if the apps won't bind to a LL address. 


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