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Internet Protocol Version 6 over MAPOS (Multiple Access Protocol Over SONET/SDH) (RFC3572)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000016675D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jul-09
Document File: 15 page(s) / 31K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

T. Ogura: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

Multiple Access Protocol over SONET/SDH (MAPOS) is a high-speed link-layer protocol that provides multiple access capability over a Synchronous Optical NETwork/Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SONET/SDH).

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Network Working Group� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � T. Ogura

Request for Comments: 3572� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � M. Maruyama

Category: Informational� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � NTT Network Innovation Labs

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� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Internet Protocol Version 6 over MAPOS

� � � � � � � � � � � � � � (Multiple Access Protocol Over SONET/SDH)

Status of this Memo

� � This memo provides information for the Internet community.� It does

� � not specify an Internet standard of any kind.� Distribution of this

� � memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

� � Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2003).� All Rights Reserved.

IESG Note

� � This memo documents a way of carrying IPv6 packets over MAPOS

� � networks.� This document is NOT the product of an IETF working group

� � nor is it a standards track document.� It has not necessarily

� � benefited from the widespread and in-depth community review that

� � standards track documents receive.

Abstract

� � Multiple Access Protocol over SONET/SDH (MAPOS) is a high-speed

� � link-layer protocol that provides multiple access capability over a

� � Synchronous Optical NETwork/Synchronous Digital Hierarchy

� � (SONET/SDH).

� � This document specifies the frame format for encapsulating an IPv6

� � datagram in a MAPOS frame.� It also specifies the method of forming

� � IPv6 interface identifiers, the method of detecting duplicate

� � addresses, and the format of the Source/Target Link-layer Addresses

� � option field used in IPv6 Neighbor Discovery messages.

Ogura, et. al.� � � � � � � � � � � � � � Informational� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � [Page 1]

RFC 3572� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � IPv6 over MAPOS� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � July 2003

Table of Contents

� � 1.� Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 2

� � 2.� Frame Format for Encapsulating IPv6 Datagrams. . . . . . . . .� 3

� � � � � � 2.1.� Frame Format . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 3

� � � � � � 2.2.� Maximum Transmission Unit (MTU). . . . . . . . . . . . .� 3

� � � � � � 2.3.� Destination Address Mapping. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 4

� � � � � � � � � � � � 2.3.1.� Unicast. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 4

� � � � � � � � � � � 2.3.2.� Multicast . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 4

� � 3.� Interface Identifier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 6

� � 4.� Duplicate Address Detection. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 8

� � 5.� Source/Target Link-layer Address Option. . . . . ....