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||Fri, August 11, 2000 at 7:49 PM GMT
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||Re: NAT and subnetting
>NAT/ipmasqing/subnetting/supernetting is the reason that we haven't
the end of the available addresses yet -- but that time is
now people are wanting static or near-static IPs again
>(DSL/cable users, etc)
because they are beginning to provide services
>on their own (gaming servers,
small web servers, Freenet nodes, etc).
They have very good reasons for: They want
to be part of the Internet.
And this includes the ability to offer services.
boils down to this: due to innovative technology, the problem has
delayed, and we have enough time to do it right. Let's
>not screw up the
next system, huh? That's why we're here at ICANN.
What do you thing about
IPv6. OK, it's not a new solution.