[arin-ppml] IPv6 Allocation Planning

Charles O'Hern charles at office.tcsn.net
Tue Aug 10 15:49:57 EDT 2010

Ted Mittelstaedt wrote:
> On 8/10/2010 9:05 AM, Chris Engel wrote:
>>> The current "slow start" philosophy of keeping IPv6 addresses away
>>> from entrepreneurs, small businesses, individuals, etc, seems to
>>> have been highly effective.
> What good is the RIR handing a small business an IPv6 block when
> there's nobody that that small business can plug into that will
> route it?
Snipped the rest as I had no disagreement with it.  But in response to
the above:  Why would I bother spending time pressuring my upstreams to
transport and BGP advertise IPv6 if I can't get an allocation from ARIN
in the first place?

Charles O'Hern
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