The Choice: IPv4 Exhaustion AND Transition to IPv6

Douglas Otis dotis at
Thu Jun 28 17:41:03 UTC 2007

On Jun 28, 2007, at 10:06 AM, chuck goolsbee wrote:

>> 6. Economists call this a collective action problem. Traditional  
>> solutions include legislation, market leadership, and agreements  
>> among small actors to achieve such leadership.
> You left out:  The "killer-app."
> Compelling content *only* available via the alternative technology.  
> The IPv-ONLY google/porn/web/tube/iphone/whatever that enough  
> people want/desire/need/are-willing-to-pay-for to move the network  
> to IPv6.

Would that be Teredo and a proprietary PNRP? 

Figuring out how maintain security without a hierarchical namespace,  
or a trackable address space represent sizable concerns.  Would  
controlling become essential?


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