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Re: shim6 @ NANOG (forwarded note from John Payne)

  • From: bmanning
  • Date: Wed Mar 01 11:10:12 2006

On Wed, Mar 01, 2006 at 10:33:51AM -0500, John Payne wrote:
> On Mar 1, 2006, at 1:52 AM, Joe Abley wrote:
> >Shim6 also has some features which aren't possible with the swamp  
> >-- for example, it allows *everybody* to multi-home, down to people  
> >whose entire infrastructure consists of an individual device, and  
> >to do so in a scaleable way.
> Only if *everybody* has a shim6 capable stack...

	and nobody does!  extrapolations and visions of
	a brave new world are just that.  kind of like
	the Boeing/Airbus mockups that have lounges, gyms&showers
	and restrants onboard their 747 and A380 aircraft.
	and attractive flight attendants talking about shoes... :)
	yeah it -might- happen, but...

-- bill (particularly grumpy & cynical tonight)