Looking for an IPv6 naysayer...
ghira at mistral.co.uk
Sat Feb 12 03:02:32 CST 2011
George Bonser wrote:
> I have yet to see a broadband provider that configures a network so that
> individual nodes in the home network get global IPs.
When I switched to ADSL I'm pretty sure I was offered the choice of a
single public IP address on the outside of my router, or a /29 public
range for my home network (and presumably also a public address for the
external interface of my router). I chose the former and don't regret
having done so. I can do a mixture of static and dynamic NAT to allow
things from the outside into particular internal hosts if I want do.
This was in 2005, and I can very well believe this choice was not
available some time later.
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