[members-discuss] why is it proving impossible to gain IP sapce
Mark Schouten mark at tuxis.nl
Wed Feb 15 09:04:56 CET 2012
Hi, Op Woensdag, 15-02-2012 om 0:39 schreef Sven Olaf Kamphuis: > can someone provide an insight into wether ipv4 at ripe has actually run > out now? how much is left.. etc :P > > and can someone at google and facebook and twitter and stuff provide a > reason why ipv6 STILL isn't on on their stuff by default Have a look at http://www.worldipv6launch.org/participants/?q=1. You'll see that most big sites will enable ipv6 on the 6'th of June, 2012. -- Dit bericht is verzonden via https://www.hyperdesktop.nl/. Alles, overal! Mark Schouten | Tuxis Internet Engineering KvK: 09218193 | http://www.tuxis.nl/ T: 0318 200208 | info at tuxis.nl M: 06 53463918 | mark at tuxis.nl > (the same goes for ALL german xdsl providers ;) > > it's not like you lot didn't have millions to spend and years to prepare > for it :P > > On Tue, 14 Feb 2012, Bill Lewis wrote: > > > hi, > > > > We have a /21 IP4 and a /32 IP6 and need more IP4... We appreciate the > > IP4 pool is very low...but... > > > > We have been trying to gain more IP4 , a /21 would be good, /20 idealy > > as equipment vendors and partners are unfortunately not yet up to speed > > with IP6 for production use here and therefore we need more IP4 to > > bridge this gap. > > > > The issue is that it is proving impossible to gain any IP4, it is clear > > that we have allocated all we have and are now forced to "rent" IP space > > from other LIR's in order to bridge the gap. > > > > Can somebody tell me why we are paying to be an LIR but are unable to > > gain modest extra resources above our initial allocation 3 years ago and > > therefore having to resort to renting space privately? > > > > Perhaps somebody could clarify this please as the last request got to a > > point where it was clarified that all the /21 is allocated and > > then....nothing... We even were told we had last had an additional > > allocation in 2010 which is not true as we joined in 2009 and that is > > when we gained the initial and only blocks we have. > > > > Our first alloc just pushes us into the Small category on its own due to > > being a recent-ish LIR and therefore an extra block is unlikely to > > increase our fees, is this why? > > > > > > cheers > > > > Bill > > uk.kijoma > > > > ---- > > If you don't want to receive emails from the RIPE NCC members-discuss > > mailing list, please log in to your LIR Portal account and go to the general page: > > https://lirportal.ripe.net/general/view > > > > Click on "Edit my LIR details", under "Subscribed Mailing Lists". From here, you can add or remove addresses. > > > > ---- > If you don't want to receive emails from the RIPE NCC members-discuss > mailing list, please log in to your LIR Portal account and go to the general page: > https://lirportal.ripe.net/general/view > > Click on "Edit my LIR details", under "Subscribed Mailing Lists".. From here, you can add or remove addresses.