Using IPv6 with prefixes shorter than a /64 on a LAN
fernando at gont.com.ar
Tue Jan 25 20:00:52 CST 2011
On 24/01/2011 08:42 p.m., Douglas Otis wrote:
> It seems efforts related to IP address specific policies are likely
> doomed by the sheer size of the address space, and to be pedantic, ARP
> has been replaced with multicast neighbor discovery which dramatically
> reduces the overall traffic involved.
This has nothing to do with the number of entries required in the
> Secondly, doesn't Secure Neighbor
> Discovery implemented at layer 2 fully mitigate these issues? I too
> would be interested in hearing from Radia and Fred.
It need not. Also, think about actual deployment of SEND: for instance,
last time I checked Windows Vista didn't support it.
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