How to force rapid ipv6 adoption

Randy Bush randy at
Sat Oct 3 02:51:26 UTC 2015

>> None of them does what you propose — Smooth seamless communication between
>> an IPv4-only host and an IPv6-only host.
> i view this point/question as an assertion by owen as follows:
> "it was never possible to design a smooth transition and that's why we
> gave up on it."
> furthermore, it's a also the following assertion:
> "it was never possible to expand our address space while allowing for
> an actual migration."
> if you believe that, then you end up in advocacy land.  if you don't
> believe that but you see lots of people who gave up on the design
> process early, then you understand why we're here.

indeed.  a tragedy.


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