ARIN-PPML Message

[ppml] IPv6 address as a Globally Unique ID?

On Wed, Feb 01, 2006 at 11:13:16AM -0800, David Conrad wrote:
> Martin,
> 
> On Feb 1, 2006, at 10:49 AM, Martin Hannigan wrote:
> > I think a clarification should requested first. That clarification
> > should ask whether the cards are intended to interface with the
> > network, or not. If they are, they are technically devices and if  
> > someone
> > decides to utilize them as unique identifierfor a secondary  
> > purpose, I'm
> > not sure that it's a problem.
> 
> If they are intended to be connected to the network and the addresses  
> are assigned to the person, then it would be a problem (assuming  
> provider-based routing is still the routing paradigm in use).

	that presumes something about the federal network, no?

--bill

> 
> Rgds,
> -drc
> --------
> My opinions are my own and do not necessarily represent the
> opinions of any organization I may be a part of.  So there.
> 
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