Geoff on IPv4 Exhaustion

Tim Chown tjc at
Wed Nov 16 10:01:43 CET 2011

On 16 Nov 2011, at 08:52, Shane Kerr <shane at> wrote:

> Unfortunately the DHCPv6 standards do not yet support sending router
> information. This comes from ideological opposition to DHCPv6 within the
> IETF, but that is finally being broken through by operators who actually
> need this functionality, so hopefully Real Soon Now DHCPv6 will support
> this.

Opposition was still pretty firm in the mif wg session yesterday where the issue consumed an hour on its own.  At least to the DHCPv6 route option draft.


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