Using DHCPv6 for DNS Configuration in Hosts

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Authors Ralph Droms  , Thomas Narten  , Bernard Aboba 
Last updated 2002-03-07
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An IPv6 device can configure its addresses and locate neighboring routers through stateless address autoconfiguration (RFC2462) and router discovery (RFC2461). Most IPv6 devices will require information about DNS services to make use of the basic IPv6 connectivity.


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