A bit of historical news

Christopher Morrow morrowc.lists at gmail.com
Fri May 31 14:55:22 UTC 2013


On Fri, May 31, 2013 at 9:54 AM, ML <ml at kenweb.org> wrote:
> On 5/31/2013 9:01 AM, David Hubbard wrote:
>> Not holding my breath on that; been complaining to my VZ
>> rep for v6 on fios for two years now since we have it in
>> several remote locations and the most he could find for
>> me as of last month was:
>>
>> "Verizon's First Office Application (FOA) is planned for
>> deployment in Tampa, FL in May of 2012. During this time,
>> Verizon will establish Dual Stack support on two E320
>> Gateway routers and 200 FiOS customers will be installed
>> with IPv6 enabled BHRs.
>>
>> As far as I can tell, this never occurred so we seem to
>> be a year late."
>>
>> David
>>
>
> Would it be difficult to at least enable v6 for the people that don't
> use their gateways?
>
> Many people use the ethernet ports on their ONT.

Oh! you want them to:
  1) assign a v6 address to the thing facing your ONT on their side
  2) dhcpv6/PD a prefix to a requestor on your side of the ONT
  3) profit

right? that seems much simpler than:
  router bgp 19262
  confederation <list-o-crap>

  reload

maybe they'll get to it?



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