[ubuntu-uk] IPv6 - are you using it?
paul at aptanet.com
Wed Nov 14 00:53:14 GMT 2007
** Pete Stean <peteste at googlemail.com> [2007-10-31 00:54]:
> > When I asked a colleague(who has been working in it for 20+ years) what it
> > was used for he explained, basically with nat it is pointless as was said
> > before we cant or are unlikely to run out of ip addresses using IPv4.
> Actually, that's not true... various world-renowned experts in the
> field predict that we will exhaust the available IP addresses sometime
> in 2010. Several sources I've found give this as the year of IP
> meltdown... everyone, put on your foil hats now :\
** end quote [Pete Stean]
I can't remember where I got the original link from, knowing my luck
this list, although I think it was a local LUG. Anyway, I came across a
downloaded version on my HD and in my current slightly dopey (as in
sleepy!) state thought it may amuse in relation to this (slightly old)
thread :) No doubt it has been doing the rounds over the past few weeks
as these things do.
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