Using /126 for IPv6 router links

TJ trejrco at gmail.com
Tue Jan 26 07:37:44 CST 2010


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Smith
> [mailto:nanog at 85d5b20a518b8f6864949bd940457dc124746ddc.nosense.org]
> Sent: Monday, January 25, 2010 23:07
> To: TJ
> Cc: nanog at nanog.org
> Subject: Re: Using /126 for IPv6 router links

<<SNIP>>

> > I didn't realize "human friendly" was even a nominal design
> consideration,
> > especially as different humans have different tolerances for defining
> > "friendly"  :)
> >
> 
> This from people who can probably do decimal to binary conversion
> and back again for IPv4 subnetting in their head and are proud of
> it. Surely IPv6 hex to binary and back again can be the new party
> trick? :-)


Hex-Binary-Decimal, and permutations thereof - always a great party trick
... if you hang out at the right parties!
/TJ





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