SLAAC(autoconfig) vs DHCPv6

Sean Siler Sean.Siler at
Mon Aug 18 17:02:30 CDT 2008

Yep - absolutely.  I was referring to built-in support from the stack.

Dibbler is the primary third party provider we have seen for DHCPv6 support on downlevel clients.


-----Original Message-----
From: Charles Wyble [mailto:charles at]
Sent: Monday, August 18, 2008 2:55 PM
To: nanog at
Subject: Re: SLAAC(autoconfig) vs DHCPv6

Sean Siler wrote:
> Nope. XP does not support DHCPv6 - only Vista/Windows Server 2008 (and later) can do that.
> Sean and discuss how to deploy
dhcpv6 on xp. It's 3rd party but doable.

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