[arin-ppml] A modest proposal for IPv6 address allocations

bmanning at vacation.karoshi.com bmanning at vacation.karoshi.com
Fri Jun 5 04:56:04 EDT 2009

On Fri, Jun 05, 2009 at 09:51:11AM +0100, michael.dillon at bt.com wrote:

	Yo Michael, when you quote somebody, please provide

> > It's conceivable there could be a quintillion internet hosts 
> > before 2020.
> > 
> > And with V6, many of those would consume an end site.
> You seriously misunderstand how big the world is, and how IPv6
> works. Most Internet hosts will not consume and end site. On
> a planet with 5 billion people, it is unlikely that there will
> be more than 5 billion endsites.
> --Michael Dillon

	why do you think that address consumption is related to
	the number of people?  as a referent, check out the 
	"Internet of Things" ((IOT)) stuff.


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