ARIN IP6 policy for those with legacy IP4 Space

John Payne john at
Thu Apr 8 15:51:09 CDT 2010

On Apr 8, 2010, at 4:44 PM, William Herrin <bill at> wrote:

> On Thu, Apr 8, 2010 at 4:27 PM, John Payne <john at> wrote:
>> On Apr 8, 2010, at 4:01 PM, William Herrin wrote:
>>> Because when WE haven't deployed IPv6 yet and YOU have trouble  
>>> finding
>>> a free IPv4 address for your new server, it'll be YOUR problem too.
>> Sure... if I'm in the minority.  If/when I'm not, it's then more your
>> problem than mine :)
> John,
> I think you'll find that the guy deploying the IPv6-only client -or-
> server is going to be in the minority for a long time to come. But if
> you want to bet against me, more power to you.

I hope you're right, but you put up the scenario of me being unable to  
get a v4 address. I suspect I won't be the first there, and I hope  
that by the time that is an issue for me, I will be in the majority  
already :)

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