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RE: What is the current status of geographic location in the IPv6 address?



At 10:39 AM 10/9/2003, Michel Py wrote:
> > Bill Manning wrote:
> > I remember them being considered. Steve Deering had
> > this wonderful idea for metro-addressing.
>
>Indeed, in 1995 when he was at parc. Here's a link:
>http://arneill-py.sacramento.ca.us/ipv6mh/metro-addr-slides-jul95.pdf
>However this was never part of the spec AFAIR.

That is correct, it was never part of the IPv6 standards.  I too thought it 
was a nice approach.

Bob


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