Re: [v6ops] DHCPv6/SLAAC Make Hosts Confusing-//RE: new draft: draft-liu-bonica-v6ops-dhcpv6-slaac-problem

sthaug@nethelp.no Wed, 23 October 2013 10:20 UTC

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Subject: Re: [v6ops] DHCPv6/SLAAC Make Hosts Confusing-//RE: new draft: draft-liu-bonica-v6ops-dhcpv6-slaac-problem
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> > DHCP gives out addresses, not prefixes that can be used for onlink determination. 
> 
> and if dhcpv6 gave out netmasks and default gateways, we could finally
> ditch RA.  I look forward to the day when I can finally expunge RA from my
> networks.

Amen. But it doesn't look like this is going to happen any time soon...

Steinar Haug, AS 2116