At the end of this chapter, you should be able to:
- Explain the purpose of ICMPv6 and the structure of all ICMPv6 messages.
- Describe the two types of ICMPv6 messages and how to distinguish them.
- Define the four types of ICMPv6 error messages.
- Explain the two types of ICMPv6 informational messages used for diagnostics.
- Enumerate the common ICMPv4 messages and give their ICMPv6 equivalents.
- Describe the path MTU discovery process for IPv6.