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

Milton L Mueller mueller at syr.edu
Sat May 30 17:48:41 EDT 2009

> -----Original Message-----
> Not sure about all the details, but I like the fact
> that we'd be able to do away with the ISP/end-user distinction, make it
> easy to get a /48, and provide a simple growth path for the most common
> cases...
> -Scott


But, let me express (uncharacteristically) some concern about overly liberal initial allocations. (e.g., why not a /56?) From the standpoint of developing countries, there is some legitimate concern about reproducing the land rush phase of IPv4 address allocations (oops, there goes 1/3 of the space....) 

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