Hierarchical Prefix Delegation Protocol for Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6)
draft-bykim-ipv6-hpd-01

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Authors Byung-Yeob Kim  , Kyeong-Jin Lee  , Park Jung-Soo  , Hyoung-Jun Kim 
Last updated 2004-02-18 (latest revision 2004-02-17)
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Abstract

Stateless Autoconfiguration enables IPv6 hosts to send a request for a prefix, a network identifier to a router on the subnet. Using this ability a host can configure its IPv6 address. Likewise, by defining a way to request for a prefix to an upper level router, a router can get a prefix to be assigned to its subnet. This document describes a protocol for prefix delegation between routers. It allows routers get prefixes from its upstream routers, enabling the entire network and its belonging hosts autoconfigure their own addresses.

Authors

Byung-Yeob Kim (skylane@etri.re.kr)
Kyeong-Jin Lee (leekj@etri.re.kr)
Park Jung-Soo (pjs@etri.re.kr)
Hyoung-Jun Kim (khj@etri.re.kr)

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