Extension to Sockets API for Mobile IPv6
RFC 4584

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-12-20
07 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (changed abstract to 'This document describes data structures and API support for Mobile IPv6 as an extension to the ...
2015-10-14
07 (System) Notify list changed from mip6-chairs@ietf.org,samita.chakrabarti@Sun.com,Erik.Nordmark@sun.com to (None)
2012-08-22
07 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Bill Fenner
2012-08-22
07 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Sam Hartman
2006-08-28
07 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Amy Vezza
2006-08-28
07 Amy Vezza [Note]: 'RFC 4584' added by Amy Vezza
2006-08-23
07 Jari Arkko State Change Notice email list have been change to mip6-chairs@tools.ietf.org,samita.chakrabarti@Sun.com,Erik.Nordmark@sun.com from mip6-chairs@tools.ietf.org
2006-08-23
07 Jari Arkko State Change Notice email list have been change to mip6-chairs@tools.ietf.org from basavaraj.patil@nokia.com, gdommety@cisco.com,samita.chakrabarti@Sun.com, Erik.Nordmark@sun.com
2006-07-14
07 (System) RFC published
2006-03-28
07 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Amy Vezza
2006-03-24
07 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2006-03-24
07 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2006-03-24
07 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2006-03-24
07 Margaret Cullen Note field has been cleared by Margaret Wasserman
2006-03-24
07 Margaret Cullen State Changes to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed by Margaret Wasserman
2006-03-24
07 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] Position for Sam Hartman has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Sam Hartman
2006-03-09
07 Margaret Cullen State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup by Margaret Wasserman
2006-03-09
07 Margaret Cullen
[Note]: '1/9/2006:  Sent ping to Sam and Bill to clarify any outstanding issues.  1/23/06:  Need to send mail to attempt to bridge gap in understanding ...
2006-03-06
07 Bill Fenner [Ballot Position Update] Position for Bill Fenner has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Bill Fenner
2006-02-21
07 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-07.txt
2006-01-24
07 Margaret Cullen
[Note]: '1/9/2006:  Sent ping to Sam and Bill to clarify any outstanding issues.  1/23/06:  Need to send mail to attempt to bridge gap in understanding ...
2006-01-12
07 Bill Fenner [Ballot comment]
2006-01-12
07 Bill Fenner
[Ballot discuss]
My issues are fixed except for two minor problems, easily fixed by an RFC-Editor's note:

1. There's an instance of IPV6_MIPSTOPTS, which is ...
2006-01-09
07 Margaret Cullen [Note]: '1/9/2006:  Sent ping to Sam and Bill to clarify any outstanding issues.' added by Margaret Wasserman
2005-12-09
06 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-06.txt
2005-10-27
07 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2005-10-27
05 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-05.txt
2005-09-01
07 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2005-09-01
07 Mark Townsley [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Mark Townsley by Mark Townsley
2005-08-31
07 Bill Fenner
[Ballot comment]
Throughout the document, I find myself confused about whether a section is talking about a system with Mobile-IP implemented in the kernel.  For ...
2005-08-31
07 Bill Fenner
[Ballot discuss]
I wonder about the need for

    int inet6_rth_gettype(const void *bp);

The advanced API gives examples of, e.g., accessing rth->ip6r_segleft directly in ...
2005-08-31
07 (System) State Changes to IESG Evaluation from IESG Evaluation - Defer by system
2005-08-19
07 (System) Removed from agenda for telechat - 2005-08-18
2005-08-18
07 Bill Fenner State Changes to IESG Evaluation - Defer from IESG Evaluation by Bill Fenner
2005-08-18
07 Bill Fenner
[Ballot discuss]
I wonder about the need for

    int inet6_rth_gettype(const void *bp);

The advanced API gives examples of, e.g., accessing rth->ip6r_segleft directly in ...
2005-08-18
07 Bill Fenner [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Bill Fenner by Bill Fenner
2005-08-18
07 Bert Wijnen [Ballot Position Update] Position for Bert Wijnen has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Bert Wijnen
2005-08-18
07 Bert Wijnen
[Ballot comment]
citation/reference problems:
  !! Missing citation for Informative reference:
  P020 L028: [3]    Deering, S., Hinden, R., "Internet Protocol, Version 6

  ...
2005-08-18
07 Bert Wijnen [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Bert Wijnen by Bert Wijnen
2005-08-18
07 Brian Carpenter [Ballot Position Update] Position for Brian Carpenter has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Brian Carpenter
2005-08-18
07 Brian Carpenter
[Ballot comment]
From Gen-ART review by Mark Allman:

  + Section 1: "mainly target user-level" --> "mainly targets
    user-level"

  + Section 1: ...
2005-08-18
07 Brian Carpenter [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Brian Carpenter by Brian Carpenter
2005-08-17
07 David Kessens [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for David Kessens by David Kessens
2005-08-17
07 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
In section 7: s/man in the middle/man-in-the-middle/

  Reference [1] contains two dates.  I believe the second one should
  be deleted.

  ...
2005-08-17
07 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Russ Housley by Russ Housley
2005-08-17
07 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ted Hardie has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Ted Hardie
2005-08-17
07 Ted Hardie
[Ballot comment]
The document says:

Behavior of legacy IPv6 socket applications:

  Applications, whether or not they implement this specification, that
  use the Advanced ...
2005-08-17
07 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Ted Hardie by Ted Hardie
2005-08-17
07 Michelle Cotton
IANA Comments:
As described in the IANA Considerations section, this document uses parameters in the protocol numbers registry but does not request any new IANA ...
2005-08-16
07 Sam Hartman
[Ballot discuss]
ANSI C does not guarantee strict alignment of structs.  You can design
a struct that can hold all the fields of a packet, ...
2005-08-16
07 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Sam Hartman by Sam Hartman
2005-08-16
07 Sam Hartman
From: Ken Raeburn <raeburn@MIT.EDU>
Subject: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-04.txt and ANSI/ISO C

In gcc-3.4.0 (and going back to gcc 2 days, when I was hacking
compilers), at least ...
2005-08-13
07 Margaret Cullen [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Margaret Wasserman
2005-08-13
07 Margaret Cullen Ballot has been issued by Margaret Wasserman
2005-08-13
07 Margaret Cullen Created "Approve" ballot
2005-08-13
07 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2005-08-13
07 (System) Last call text was added
2005-08-13
07 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2005-07-18
07 Margaret Cullen State Changes to IESG Evaluation from AD Evaluation::AD Followup by Margaret Wasserman
2005-07-18
07 Margaret Cullen Placed on agenda for telechat - 2005-08-18 by Margaret Wasserman
2005-07-18
07 Margaret Cullen Note field has been cleared by Margaret Wasserman
2005-06-07
07 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2005-06-07
04 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-04.txt
2005-03-11
07 Mark Townsley Shepherding AD has been changed to Margaret Wasserman from Thomas Narten
2005-01-26
07 Thomas Narten State Changes to AD Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from AD Evaluation by Thomas Narten
2005-01-26
07 Thomas Narten [Note]: '2005-01-26: AD review raises minor issues, but respin is warranted.' added by Thomas Narten
2005-01-26
07 Thomas Narten
AD review comments

High-level: I think the introduction would benefit from a clearer
applicability paragraph. I.e., one that explains what types of
applications would use ...
2005-01-26
07 Thomas Narten State Changes to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested by Thomas Narten
2005-01-26
07 Thomas Narten State Change Notice email list have been change to basavaraj.patil@nokia.com, gdommety@cisco.com,samita.chakrabarti@Sun.com, Erik.Nordmark@sun.com from basavaraj.patil@nokia.com, gdommety@cisco.com
2004-10-28
07 Dinara Suleymanova Draft Added by Dinara Suleymanova in state Publication Requested
2004-09-02
03 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-03.txt
2004-07-20
02 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-02.txt
2004-04-27
01 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-01.txt
2004-02-11
00 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-mip6-mipext-advapi-00.txt