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Re: European ISP enables IPv6 for all?

  • From: Adrian Chadd
  • Date: Tue Dec 18 06:53:02 2007

On Tue, Dec 18, 2007, JAKO Andras wrote:
> > doesn't more address space just give us more routes to handle?
> No. It only makes more possible prefixes. Migrating to IPv6 while keeping 
> the current (IPv4) routing and current business relations, there would be 
> somewhat less routes:
> bigger address space -> bigger chunks -> less need to incrementally add 
> prefixes to the same place -> less prefixes

You mean "more address space" -> "individual businesses want to multihome
and are willing to pay for their own space" -> more prefixes.