Numbering nameservers and resolvers

Chris Adams cmadams at
Mon Aug 16 13:03:36 UTC 2010

Once upon a time, Patrick W. Gilmore <patrick at> said:
> 1) Use different prefixes.  A single prefix going down should not kill
> your entire network.  (Nameservers and resolvers being unreachable
> breaks the whole Internet as far as users are concerned.)

How do you do this in the IPv6 world, where I get a single /32?  Will
others accept announcements of two /33s to better handle things like

Chris Adams <cmadams at>
Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.

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