Re: Consensus call on adopting: <draft-gont-6man-stable-privacy-addresses-01>

Fernando Gont <fgont@si6networks.com> Fri, 13 April 2012 21:09 UTC

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hI, Eliot,

On 04/13/2012 10:09 AM, Eliot Lear wrote:
> At one point you write that the intent is to replace EUI-64-based
> addresses (Section 5).  

Exactly.


> But that doesn't seem to jibe with what you
> write in the intro about RFC-4941.  

Could you please cite the "conflicting" text?


> I am concerned that adopting this
> mechanism will make matters worse if this mechanism is being used as an
> alternative to CGAs, as opposed to EUI-64s..

I don't follow. Could you clarify your concern?

Thanks!

Best regards,
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Fernando Gont
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