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Re: Katrina Network Damage Report

  • From: Suresh Ramasubramanian
  • Date: Sun Sep 11 23:00:21 2005
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On 12/09/05, Dave Stewart <dbs@dbscom.com> wrote:
> 
> Sure, with some incredible luck, you could find all those devices while
> you're scanning - just seems like some are crying that the sky is falling
> already.
> 

Like I said -

> I was just assuming that people who promote v6 as the best thing since sliced bread, 
> and needed because v4 space is really really scarce now, are going to actually find 
> enough toasters, printers, phones, computers or whatever to fill all those /48s that are 
> getting allocated.

With all due respect (!) to the v6 promotion councils out there, I
doubt, for the same reasons you do, that there'll ever be enough v6
capable hosts out there, toasters or not, to fill even a single /48,
for a long time .. but when there are .. ouch.

-- 
Suresh Ramasubramanian (ops.lists@gmail.com)




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