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Re: [rfc2462bis issue 275] DAD text inconsistencies



On 2004-02-27, JINMEI Tatuya / ?$B?@L@C#:H wrote:
> "Nick 'Sharkey' Moore" <sharkey@zoic.org> said:
> > 
> > NB:  Is there a plan for 3041bis?  It's rather bound up with
> > DIID too.
> 
> A quick response.  I guess you are talking about the following part of
> RFC3041: [...] (the last paragraph of Section 3.3)

Yep, and the other references to 'Interface Identifier' throughout,
since we're no longer really making up an II and generating
addresses from it, we're just making up random suffixes.  Well,
that's how I'd see it, anyway.

> However, RFC3041 actually has a successor,
> draft-ietf-ipngwg-temp-addresses-v2-00.txt (expired for a long period
> though),  which reversed the logic:

Ah, thanks, I hadn't seen that.  I'll have a read.  I guess
that'd be the basis for 3041bis if we decide we need one.

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