Mobile IPv6 with Linux
The Internet Protocol, merged nets into the global metanet we called the Internet. IP provided connectivity that is independent on the underlying hardware and the served applications. The homogeneous addressing of IP and its simplicity enabled it to scale. MIP's goal is to bring to mobility the merits IP brought to connectivity. This means mobility that can scale to the size of the Internet, is application-independent and is available across heterogeneous wired and wireless access technologies. MIPL provides a free and flexible platform for you to participate in pursuing that vision. Happy and seamless roaming!
RFC 3775, Mobility Support in IPv6 (the Base MIPv6 Standard): www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3775.txt
RFC 3849, IPv6 Address Prefix Reserved for Documentation: www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3849.txt
MIPL Home Page: www.mobile-ipv6.org
Linux MIPv6 HOWTO: tldp.org/HOWTO/Mobile-IPv6-HOWTO
Peter Bieringer's Linux IPv6 HOWTO: ldp.linux.no/HOWTO/Linux_IPv6-HOWTO
Linux IPv6 Router Advertisement Dæmon (radvd): www.litech.org/radvd
Updated, but Not Finalized, Linux MIPv6 HOWTO: gnist.org/~lars/doc/Mobile-IPv6-HOWTO/Mobile-IPv6-HOWTO.html
Linux Kernel Archives: www.kernel.org
Sysctl Documentation: /usr/src/linux-2.6.16/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt in the kernel source tree
Salah M. S. Al-Buraiky is a communication engineer working for the Data Network Engineering Division (DNED) of Saudi Aramco. His interests include UNIX systems and datagram networks. He is particularly interested in “beyond connectivity services”, such as multicast, mobility, quality of service and IP security. He welcomes your comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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