IPv6 End User Assignments
gert at space.net
Sat May 9 18:17:33 CEST 2009
On Sat, May 09, 2009 at 09:13:55AM -0700, Leo Vegoda wrote:
> >> And, as the policy states, these are only guidelines.
> >> Some ISPs will need to assign a /47 or /46 per customer because their
> >> business model requires it.
> > This would require approval from the RIPE NCC if done in the RIPE region.
> > /48.../64 is something the ISP can choose, but /47 or shorter needs
> > hostmaster approval in every single case.
> But a /47 sub-allocation does not need RIR approval. So the ISP can provide
> a /47 prefix which the customer can assign as two separate /48, one to each
> half of its 'site'.
I would call this "bending the policy". Even if you do sub-allocations,
the assignment rule of "maximum of a /48 per site" still holds (and the
NCC is going to ask the LIR questions about this).
Of course, if the customer actually *has* two sites, two /48s would
obviously be fine.
(And yes, I'm aware that "site" isn't one of the best-defined terms)
-- APWG chair
Total number of prefixes smaller than registry allocations: 128645
SpaceNet AG Vorstand: Sebastian v. Bomhard
Joseph-Dollinger-Bogen 14 Aufsichtsratsvors.: A. Grundner-Culemann
D-80807 Muenchen HRB: 136055 (AG Muenchen)
Tel: +49 (89) 32356-444 USt-IdNr.: DE813185279
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 305 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.cluenet.de/pipermail/ipv6-ops/attachments/20090509/45fc2bec/attachment.bin
More information about the ipv6-ops