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Re: IPv6 Interview Questions and critic

  • From: Iljitsch van Beijnum
  • Date: Tue Aug 27 17:35:16 2002

On Tue, 27 Aug 2002, Marshall Eubanks wrote:

> > Since it so easy for a host (relative to ipv4) to have multiple ip
> > addresses, I like what Microsoft has done. If told by a router, a Win
> > XP box will assign itself a global unicast address using EUI-64. It
> > will also create a global unicast anonymous address. This will not be
> > tied to the hardware, and the OS will also limit how long it uses that
>
> Wasn't this described in an Internet draft ? Do you know what the status is -
> I cannot seem to find it.

RFC 3041. There's also
http://playground.sun.com/pub/ipng/html/specs/ipv6-address-privacy.html





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