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Re: An Internet IPv6 Transition Plan

  • From: bmanning
  • Date: Tue Jul 24 07:46:16 2007

On Tue, Jul 24, 2007 at 01:41:18AM -0400, Durand, Alain wrote:
> John,
> Thank you for writing this down, this will help start the discussion.
> One of the things that is missing IMHO is that there is no clear vision
> of what the IPv6 Internet will/should looks like. Let me focus on the
> residential
> broadband for a minute, I'm fully aware there are other cases, but let's
> start somewhere.
> 1) What is the IPv6 'service'?
>    For example, is it reasonable to define a 'basic' level
>    service as web+mail and an 'extended' service as everything else?   

	actually, for some of us there is the thought that before 
	the "basic" service of web+email can work at all, one needs
	to have a couple of other infrastructure pieces in play, 
	namely DNS and NTP... Oh, and the routing to knit these
	services together.