Private use of non-RFC1918 IP space

Johnny Eriksson bygg at
Mon Feb 2 23:17:23 UTC 2009

Michael Hallgren <m.hallgren at>:

> > Really really LARGE scalability testing that needs more addresses than
> > RFC1918 gives you.
> Use IPv6.

For an IPv4 scalability test?  Interesting idea...

Apart from the basic incompability here, my opinion of IPv6 is that it
just gives you 2^96 more addresses to repeat all the old mistakes with.


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