Problem Statement of Multi-requirement Extensions for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol for IPv6 (DHCPv6)

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Authors Ren Gang  , Lin He  , Ying Liu 
Last updated 2019-05-15 (latest revision 2019-03-10)
Replaced by draft-ietf-dhc-problem-statement-of-mredhcpv6
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The manageability, security, privacy protection, and traceability of networks can be supported by extending DHCPv6 protocol. This document analyzes current extension practices and typical DHCP server software on extensions, defines a DHCP general model, discusses some extension points, and present extension cases.


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