On Thu Sep 13 12:39:52 2007, Jeff McAdams wrote:
Mark Andrews wrote:
> Except there really is no vendor lock anymore. It is
> possible to automate the entire renumbering process. If
> there are spots where it is not automated then they should
> be found and fixed.
Oh man, that's rich. Do you actually believe that?
Welcome to the IETF, where dreams are made reality.
I particularly agree with Mark's final sentence, there - if
renumbering is a problem, let's solve it.
FWIW, I'm pretty sure that the vast majority of renumbering activity
*is* automated, we've simply forgotten that it's already done. We've
got autoconf, we've got DHCP, we have oodles of technology that's
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