Re: Vehicle's VIN in IPv6.

Roland Bless <roland.bless@kit.edu> Thu, 31 March 2011 13:01 UTC

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To: Nathan Ward <ietf-ipv6@daork.net>
Subject: Re: Vehicle's VIN in IPv6.
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Hi,

On 31.03.2011 12:43, Nathan Ward wrote:
> Perhaps something a bit more relevant to IETF is generating a ULA prefix from a VIN?

That could indeed be useful.
In the German SEIS project we are considering to use IPv6
internally for communication between ECUs in cars. For such internal
use this may help indeed a lot. It's a different story for external
connectivity.

Regards,
 Roland