Windows 7 and SLAAC?

Gert Doering gert at
Tue Mar 30 13:42:53 CEST 2010


On Tue, Mar 30, 2010 at 01:34:22PM +0200, Tore Anderson wrote:
> > Does one of you have a pointer for me what Windows 7 is using here?  Some
> > sort of "windows installation global identifier"?
> I believe this is due to Windows 7 is using privacy extensions with
> SLAAC by default (RFC 4941).

No, that's something else.  I see two (global) IPv6 addresses on the
link, one that keeps changing (privacy) and one that is static - but
neither is related in any way to the card's MAC address.

Gert Doering
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