[arin-ppml] Just a reminder of some quick mathematics for IPv4 that shows the long term impossibility of it

William Herrin bill at herrin.us
Fri May 13 11:48:47 EDT 2011

On Fri, May 13, 2011 at 11:40 AM, Ted Mittelstaedt <tedm at ipinc.net> wrote:
> On 5/13/2011 6:30 AM, William Herrin wrote:
>> The half billion or so who've joined the Internet behind NATs this
>> past decade seem to think differently. Who am I to disagree with them?
>> Who are you.
> You
> cannot possibly believe the Internet can add all those additional
> people in the same manner as they have added the first 2 billion.

No more than we could have added the last 15 years of users with
classful addressing.

And no less.


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