[arin-ppml] Automatic IPv6 Eligibility

Seth Mattinen sethm at rollernet.us
Tue Aug 11 20:43:40 EDT 2015

On 8/11/15 14:43, Alfie Cleveland wrote:
> Hello,
> I’m requesting comment in regards to automatically make organisations
> eligible for IPv6 if they hold justified IPv4 space. This similar to
> Section 9.3.1. of the [APNIC-127] APNIC Internet Number Resource
> Policies. I feel that if organisations were able to receive a /48 for
> each /24 they hold, then it would help expedite the rollout of IPv6.
> Organisations currently have two choices - continue to use IPv4, or
> spend valuable time on applying for IPv6 space. IPv6 space is clearly in
> abundance - and this could potentially help slow the exhaustion of IPv4.

I got my /32 IPv6 allocation in late 2009 and end user /48 in 2007 and I 
don't remember having to do much to qualify for them other than ask. Has 
this changed?


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