Unique Local IPv6 Address

From Teknologisk videncenter
Jump to: navigation, search
Unique Local (ULA)
IPv6 Address Type: Unique Local (ULA)
Prefix: fc00::/7
Local Routeable: Yes
Global Routeable: No
Global Unique: Preferable
Example: fdf8:f53b:82e4::53
IPv4 Equivalent: Private rfc1918 Adresses
Described in: rfc4193

These addresses are reserved for local use in home and enterprise environments and are not public address space.

These addresses might not be unique, and there is no formal address registration. Packets with these addresses in the source or destination fields are not intended to be routed on the public Internet but are intended to be routed within the enterprise or organisation.

See RFC 4193 for more details.