ipv6 newbie question

Sander Steffann sander at steffann.nl
Wed Jan 29 17:59:31 UTC 2014


> Is it best practice to have the internet facing BGP router's peering ip (or for that matter any key gateway or security appliance) use a statically configured address or use EUI-64 auto config?
> I have seen comments on both sides and am leaning to EUI-64 (except for the VIP's like the ASA's failover ip )

Static. You don't want to have to contact all of your peers when the EUI-64 address changes when you replace hardware.


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