IPv6 Datagram Delivery and Routing
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IP functions such as addressing, datagram encapsulation and if necessary, fragmentation and reassembly, all lead up to the ultimate objective of the protocol: the actual delivery of datagrams from a source device to one or more destination devices.
Most of the concepts related to how datagram delivery is accomplished in IPv6 are the same as in IPv4:
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