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

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Authors Ren Gang  , Lin He  , Ying Liu 
Last updated 2018-09-20 (latest revision 2018-03-19)
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The manageability, security, privacy protection, and traceability of networks can be supported by extending DHCPv6 protocol. This document analyzes the current extension practices and typical DHCP server software on extensions, defines a DHCP general model, lists the unresolved problem, and provides the possible directions to solve the problems.


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