Re: [Autoconf] Using DHCPv6 without link-local? Support only EUI-64interfaces?

"Dearlove, Christopher (UK)" <> Mon, 02 August 2010 12:46 UTC

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I recall Dave Thaler tiptoeing through this minefield in an
autoconf meeting, maybe Stockholm. He seemed to negotiate it.

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Op 2 aug 2010, om 10:51 heeft Alexandru Petrescu het volgende

> I was thinking about the same thing as you say: if RFC5889 forbids
> local addresses and new Charter wants DHCP then how could both work?

The document doesn't say "forbid".


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