v6 & DSL / Cable modems [was: Private use of non-RFC1918 IP space(IPv6-MW)]

Christopher Morrow morrowc.lists at gmail.com
Fri Feb 6 09:54:41 CST 2009


On Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 10:22 AM, Jamie Bowden <jamie at photon.com> wrote:
> Five things?  Really?  My DHCP server hands out the following things to
> its clients:

as I've said a few times now, reason #775 that autoconf is a broken
and non-useful 'gadget' for network operators. There is a system today
that does lots of client-conf (including the simple default-route +
dns-server) called DHCP, there MUST be a similarly featured system in
the 'new world order' of ipv6.

This really is non-negotiable, why are people still holding out hope
that autoconf is 'enough' when users and operators have so clearly
said otherwise?

-Chris




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