A crazy idea

Lukas Tribus lukas at ltri.eu
Mon Jul 19 14:15:55 UTC 2021


On Mon, 19 Jul 2021 at 15:04, Stephen Satchell <list at satchell.net> wrote:
> The allocation of IPv6 space with prefixes shorter than /64 is indeed a
> consideration for bigger administrative domains like country
> governments, but on the other end, SOHO customers would be happy with
> /96, /104 or even /112 allocations if they could get them.

Well, for SLAAC you need a /64, so if you want to be able to use
multiple subnets in your environment, you need a prefix shorter than

RIPE's recommendation is /56 for residential customers:

and *strongly discourages* to assign prefixes longer than /56


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