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Internet Protocol version 6
networking, protocol (IPv6, IPng, IP next generation) The
most viable candidate to replace the current InternetProtocol
. The primary purpose of IPv6 is to solve the
The following features have been purposed: 16-byte addresses
instead of the current four bytes; embedded encryption
initialisation vector in packet
flow ID field in headers to denote voice or video, etc.
One possible solution is based on the TUBA
1347, 1526, 1561) which is itself based on the OSI
(RFC 1475) which changes TCP
headers to give a
["Doubts About IPng could create TCP/IP chaos", Johna Till
Johnson, Data Communications, Nov 1994].