[jump-admins] IPv6 multihoming
dr at cluenet.de
Tue Feb 8 20:31:58 CET 2011
On Tue, Feb 08, 2011 at 03:34:55PM +0000, James A. T. Rice wrote:
> Typically this "need" is consistent with having an additional network,
> autonomous (possibly not connected to) from the first, which they need to
> announce some IP space from, generally they will then also have a seperate
> autonomous system number for the additional site.
I don't think so. My impression is that most "legit" "needs" are because of
inbound traffic engineering.
[as always, "legit" and "need" is in the eye of the beholder]
> "Who asks for an additional block gets one, provided that they also meet
> the requirements for additional autonomous system number under which they
> will announce this additional prefix."
Doesn't really solve the traffic engineering problem.
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