[lug] Re: IPv6

David L. Anselmi anselmi at anselmi.us
Sat Jul 8 22:23:43 MDT 2006

Sean Reifschneider wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 07, 2006 at 09:52:12PM -0600, David L. Anselmi wrote:
>>Nate Duehr wrote:
>>>Move forward.  Someone doesn't come along, that's their problem.
>>That's the way I feel about IPv6.
> Ok.  Except in the case of IPv6, it's likely that the Tier 1s are the ones
> who can't handle the 4x increase in data processing overhead.  When you're
> already running on the highest-end iron out there, and just keeping up,
> how do you switch to a protocol that requires, say, 4x the horsepower?

Are you suggesting that I'm ignorant of the real issues and being 
unrealistic?  Isn't that what I just said to Nate? ;-)

But thanks for the perspective.  It's nice to be reminded that I have 
the luxury to be unworried about tier 1 issues.


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