extending at the edge

Tony Finch dot at dotat.at
Wed Oct 10 17:05:53 CEST 2012

Nick Hilliard <nick at foobar.org> wrote:
> On 10/10/2012 15:58, Tony Finch wrote:
> > If I have a device with an IPv6 connection, how do I share that connection
> > with other devices? With IPv4 I would use NAT. What is the answer for IPv6?
> the expected edge configuration is that you get one or more /64 subnets
> routed down to you.

Is that true for cellular connections? IME with ethernet I have to share a
/64 with other users' devices, so to share my connection I would either
have to NAT or do layer 2 bridging. I guess wifi would be somewhat
similar, though I wonder how well that would work with 802.1x.

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