IPv6 request form for Internet Exchange Points
Tue Aug 21 14:18:18 CEST 2001
Robert Kiessling wrote: > > This has gone on for too long already, and many people want to see it > implemented and get started. The issue is nothing fundamental - it's > basically that RIPE itself does what anyone else could do, to assign > address space to IXPs. I completely agree. We are in a situation where the only reason for us *not* to be switching v6 traffic is this application process - we have customers who *want* the service - to say this is frustrating is an understatement. > > We would like to ask you to suspend the proposed policy until we have > > had a chance to ask the RIPE community for approval. > > Please don't! Agreed!!! I understand the need to ensure complete consensus regarding allocation, but *please* can we aim for a temporary work around to allow us to get an allocation using the existing document. We could review the interim allocations once the consensus is finally reached, and supply any new information then _if_ needed. But as Robert says, this has gone on far too long already! Regards, Steve.
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