Given an IPv6 network, assume a host using EUI‐64 addressing has a MAC address of00:24:E8:3D:CA:35 and wishes to send a router solicitation to discover the routers on the network. What would the source and destination addresses of this solicitation be?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 6:17 am ad1c9bdddf
Considering the stateless auto-configuration, the host sending router solicitation would assign itself a link-local IPv6 address by converting its MAC address in EUI-64 format in following manner.
In the MAC address 00:24:E8:3D:CA:35, the first 24 bits, the organizationally unique identifier ...
The solution not only gives the respective addresses, but also briefly explains how those are obtained.