Fwd: Question for IPv6 w.g. on [Re: IPv6 Type 0 Routing Header
bob.hinden at nokia.com
Thu Apr 26 02:44:37 CEST 2007
We are starting a discussion on the Routing Header Type 0 issue on
the IPv6 mailing list.
Bob Hinden / Brian Haberman
IPv6 w.g. chairs
Begin forwarded message:
> From: Bob Hinden <bob.hinden at nokia.com>
> Date: April 25, 2007 5:39:40 PM PDT
> To: IETF IPv6 Mailing List <ipv6 at ietf.org>
> Subject: Question for IPv6 w.g. on [Re: IPv6 Type 0 Routing Header
> Reply-To: bob.hinden at nokia.com
> [trimming this to just the IPv6 w.g.]
> We think the question for the IPv6 working group on this topic is
> does the working group want to do anything to address the issues
> raised about the Type 0 routing header. Possible actions include:
> 1) Deprecate all usage of RH0
> 2) Recommend that RH0 support be off by default in hosts and routers
> 3) Recommend that RH0 support be off by default in hosts
> 4) Limit it's usage to one RH0 per IPv6 packet and limit the
> number of addresses in one RH0.
> These examples are not all mutually exclusive.
> Please respond to the list with your preference and justifications.
> Bob Hinden / Brian Haberman
> IPv6 W.G. Chairs
> p.s. We will send a note to the other lists that the IPv6 w.g. will
> be discussing this issue.
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