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Re: IPv6 news

  • From: Daniel Roesen
  • Date: Fri Oct 14 11:28:15 2005

On Fri, Oct 14, 2005 at 10:57:59AM -0400, Joe Abley wrote:
> The big gap in the multi-homing story for v6 is for end sites, since  
> those are specifically excluded by all the RIRs' policies on PI  
> addressing right now. Shim6 is intended to be a solution for end sites.

But isn't a solution for many (most?) of them, EVEN if it would be
universally implemented everywhere[tm].

This is a known problem, and it was decided to aim for a 80%[1] solution
(80% of the problem space, not 80% of folks in need). There is still not
half of an idea for a solution for the full problem in sight.

Best regards,

[1] number made up

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