Re: Objection to draft-ietf-6man-rfc4291bis-07.txt

Nick Hilliard <nick@foobar.org> Wed, 01 March 2017 10:19 UTC

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Lorenzo Colitti wrote:
>   * "I only need 3 addresses" (but not "I only need 3 addresses and
>     here's why I can't accept 2^64 instead of 3")
>   * ND exhaustion attacks
> 
> What else? You don't have to list them here, a pointer to a previous
> message will do.

* established practice since the 1990s, suggesting that any attempt to
un-ring this particular bell is likely not to succeed.

Nick