Some advice on IPv6 planning and ARIN request, please

William Herrin bill at
Tue Jul 11 13:55:00 CST 2017

On Mon, Jul 10, 2017 at 11:09 PM, Mark Andrews <marka at> wrote:

> If I had 32 departments and were wanting to give them equal sized
> allocations then I'd give them a /53 each which is 2064 subnets
> each.  It isn't that hard to do 8 delegations in the reverse tree
> for each of the 32 departments.  Delegation on nibble boundaries
> is for convience and nothing else.

For comprehensibility which nets convenience. Consistently delegate on
nibble boundaries and your power users don't have to understand Boolean
algebra to make sense of the network.

Bill Herrin

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