[afripv6-discuss] What are the benefits of IPv6 over IPv4

JORDI PALET MARTINEZ jordi.palet at consulintel.es
Sat Jun 2 23:01:43 SAST 2012

Domains are different than IPs.

You can invent as many domains as you wish, not IPs.


-----Mensaje original-----
De: Kivuva <Kivuva at transworldafrica.com>
Responder a: IPv6 in Africa <afripv6-discuss at afrinic.net>
Fecha: sábado 2 de junio de 2012 19:26
CC: IPv6 in Africa <afripv6-discuss at afrinic.net>
Asunto: Re: [afripv6-discuss] What are the benefits of IPv6 over IPv4

>Thank you Noah, Jordi, and SM.
>@SM, ICANN charges like $.30 for gTLDs, while the registry charges around
>@Noah, the customer is ignorant. He doesn't know what to pay for and
>what not to.
>With the argument you guys are fronting, then it does not make sense
>to sell domains. Domains, IPs, and AS all fall under the same
>category. Especially domains which are virtually infinite. But some of
>us have mad a fortune selling them.
>And this is how America bacame a super power, by amassing wealth
>selling nothing to humanity. I woun't be surprised to find out they
>sell Transport layer port numbers.
>On 02/06/2012, maina.noah at ipv6.or.tz <maina.noah at ipv6.or.tz> wrote:
>>> Hi Kivuva,
>>> At 06:23 02-06-2012, Kivuva wrote:
>>>>If LIR incur costs to get allocated resources by RIR, why cant they
>>>>somehow try to recover their expenses by selling the resources?
>>> There isn't any prohibition on LIRs charging for the resources.
>>> Let's assume that the RIR is charging EUR 0.30 per IPv4
>>> address.  Some LIRs charge up to EUR 60 per IPv4 address.  Is that
>>> too much to charge to recover expenses?
>> If i was a customer i would refuse and tell the LIR to go away with its
>> services.
>> As a customer i am interested in the end product which is the service.
>> charge me for say bandwidth, dns, web, email etc but dont charge me for
>> the mechanism by which this resources are delivered to me, so to speak,
>> the IP addresses that enable the service delivery.
>>> Regards,
>>> -sm
>> ./noah
>Mwendwa Kivuva
>Business Development
>Transworld Computer Channels
>Cel: 0722402248
>transworldAfrica.com | Fluent in computing
>kenya.or.ke | The Kenya we know
>afripv6-discuss mailing list
>afripv6-discuss at afrinic.net

IPv4 is over
Are you ready for the new Internet ?
The IPv6 Company

This electronic message contains information which may be privileged or confidential. The information is intended to be for the use of the individual(s) named above. If you are not the intended recipient be aware that any disclosure, copying, distribution or use of the contents of this information, including attached files, is prohibited.

More information about the afripv6-discuss mailing list