Reply to post: Re: "We have now run out of IPv4 addresses"

We are absolutely, definitively, completely and utterly out of IPv4 addresses, warns RIPE

Len Silver badge

Re: "We have now run out of IPv4 addresses"

That’s my whole point. IPv4 is not forward compatible (it was never meant to be used long term) so any minute change to it requires to overhaul the entire installed base.

If you’re overhauling the entire installed base anyway you might as well tackle much more than just a lack of address space.

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