Sad IPv4 story?

Philip Dorr tagno25 at
Sun Dec 11 05:43:11 UTC 2011

On Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 8:38 PM, Randy Bush <randy at> wrote:
>> No Barry, I respectfully disagree.  It's almost 2012.  The first
>> predictions of IPv4 exhaustion were made *last century*.  We've been
>> predicting it to the month level for like 5 years now.  Any business
>> that is making business plans and models that doesn't take "we may not
>> get IPv4 space" into account and have a contingency plan for that
>> *deserves* to be soundly mocked and ridiculed in public.
> mocking someone who shows up when the party is already over is not
> overly kind or useful.  making clear to the world that the part is over
> is more useful.

The party is not over, it is just moving from a house to a stadium,
with a large drive between.

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