[ppml] IPv6 Assignment Guidelines, Straw Man #2
bicknell at ufp.org
Mon Aug 20 19:00:50 EDT 2007
In a message written on Mon, Aug 20, 2007 at 04:02:00PM -0500, Stephen Sprunk wrote:
> ... and most ARIN members don't have that many customers. Those that do
> mainly provide residential service and will be handing out /56's at most to
> those customers, giving them just shy of 17M assignments before they need
> more space. I'd expect those folks are smart enough to ask for larger
> allocations up front to save hassle later.
You mean, like these smart folks...
descr: Deutsche Telekom AG
descr: France Telecom
For the record, a /19 is 536,870,912 /48 assignments. There's 64
million people in France, 83 million in Germany. All of those
people could get 5 /48's FROM BOTH PROVIDERS (10 total) with that
Leo Bicknell - bicknell at ufp.org - CCIE 3440
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