[arin-ppml] Automatic IPv6 Eligibility

Ron Grant rgrant at skywaywest.com
Thu Aug 13 19:47:21 EDT 2015

Based on that new nibble of info about ARIN "sparse allocating", I would 
probably bump my "default smallest" alloc from /56 to /48. Makes things 
so much easier - almost like classful routing!!! Anyone remember that, 
or am I dating myself? :-)

On 2015-08-13 4:41 PM, William Herrin wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 6:59 PM, John Santos <JOHN at egh.com> wrote:
>> Maybe off-topic, but the recommendation for assigning a /48 to each of
>> the ISP's customers...  Does that apply only to business customers
>> and organizations, etc., or does it also apply to residential customers?
> Hi John,
> It has been discussed to death. Here's a summary of the results:
> /48 to business customers by default: strong consensus
> /48 to all customers by default: IETF likes. Owen likes. Healthy mix of others.
> /56 to residential customers by default: I like. Healthy mix of others.
> Never less than a /60 to any external customer (not /128, not /64):
> strong consensus
> Always on a nibble boundary (mask divisible by 4): strong consensus
> Regards,
> Bill Herrin

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