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Re: OMB: IPv6 by June 2008

  • From: Joe Abley
  • Date: Thu Jul 07 09:59:59 2005


On 7 Jul 2005, at 08:27, Andre Oppermann wrote:

Err... So you want to protect the incumbent ISP's?  Even those once
started off with 200 customers.  Who is going to decide if some (today)
small ISP is worthy of receiving its own PA space or not?
Pretty much any ISP is capable of obtaining their own PA space under current RIR policies, regardless of size. The prohibition on PA space is to end sites, not ISPs.

See, for example:

http://www.arin.net/policy/index.html#six511

The myth that only large, established ISPs are able to obtain PA IPv6 address space really needs to disappear.


Joe