Standardized IPv6 ULA from PublicKey

Luis Ressel aranea at
Tue Dec 5 03:53:52 CET 2017

On Mon, 4 Dec 2017 10:52:28 -0600
Lonnie Abelbeck <lists at> wrote:

> Hi,
> Has anyone thought about a standardized WireGuard IPv6 ULA generated
> from the PublicKey ?

This was indeed already discussed, albeit not for ULAs, but link-local
addresses (fe80::/64). IIRC, Jason rejected it citing the KISS
principle -- and I fully agree with that. Adding a hundred small
features useful for certain corner cases is a sure way to transform
wireguard into a behemoth of ipsec/openvpn dimensions. :)

Luis Ressel

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