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Re: [opensuse] Moving to IPv6
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 08 Sep 2010 23:38:42 +0200
  • Message-id: <i68vp2$ti1$1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Adam Tauno Williams wrote:

On Wed, 2010-09-08 at 12:26 -0400, James Knott wrote:
Some of you may have noticed me talking about IPv6 lately. IPv6 is
coming and is necessary,


as IPv4 addresses are estimated to reach
exhaustion within a year.

I disagree with casting "exhaustion" as the only reason to move to

It's still probably the best argument.

IPv6 is simply a better and faster network protocol, it solves a
variety of problems [mobility, multicast, routing-table bloat, NAT].

For the end-user, it solves ... let me see ... uh, nothing. :-(

Per Jessen, Zürich (14.1°C)

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