IPv6 Host-to-Router Load Sharing
RFC 4311

Approval announcement
Draft of message to be sent after approval:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
Cc: Internet Architecture Board <iab@iab.org>,
    RFC Editor <rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org>
Subject: Protocol Action: 'IPv6 Host to Router Load Sharing' to 
         Proposed Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'IPv6 Host to Router Load Sharing '
   <draft-ietf-ipv6-host-load-sharing-05.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the IP Version 6 Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Margaret Wasserman and Mark Townsley.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Technical Summary

The original IPv6 conceptual sending algorithm does not do load-
sharing among equivalent IPv6 routers, and suggests schemes which
can be problematic in practice.  This document updates the
conceptual sending algorithm so that traffic to different
destinations can be distributed among routers in an efficient

Working Group Summary

The IPv6 working group has done extensive review of this document and
this document reflects the consensus of the group.

Protocol Quality

This document has been reviewed by members of the ipv6@ietf.org
mailing list and by the working group chairs.

This document was reviewed for the IESG by Margaret Wasserman.