Re: [BEHAVE] Home NAPT44 - How many ports?

Michael Richardson <mcr+ietf@sandelman.ca> Wed, 05 June 2013 13:52 UTC

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Subject: Re: [BEHAVE] Home NAPT44 - How many ports?
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>>>>> "rajiva" == rajiva  <Rajiv> writes:
    rajiva> In short, port range of 500 seems ok, though 1000 would be
    rajiva> more than enough for my home. Suffice to say, this is just a
    rajiva> sample representation, since the port utilization would vary
    rajiva> home to home, based on number of active devices, type of
    rajiva> applications, the degree of simultaneous device or
    rajiva> application usage etc. 

You are a home of how many computers?  How many active people?
(I don't assume those are 1:1...)
I guess you have no IPv6 running?
SIP? Skype? VPN (what kind? does it terminate on a desktop, or on your
"router"?) 

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