201708 - apenwarr


50 bookmarks. First posted by jgordon 12 days ago.


The world in which IPv6 was a good design
from twitter
7 days ago by becked
Why is IPv6 such a complicated mess compared to IPv4? Wouldn't it be better if it had just been IPv4 with more address bits? But it's not, oh goodness, is it ever not. So I started asking around. Here's what I found.
ipv6  history  networking  internet  QUIC 
8 days ago by lidel
did you see btw?
from twitter
9 days ago by avi
"And then the Internet would be elegant again."
history  networking  ipv6  AveryPennarun  via:torbiak 
10 days ago by campbellr
"And then the Internet would be elegant again."
history  networking  ipv6  AveryPennarun 
10 days ago by torbiak
Networking history explained with
internet  ipv4  ipv6  networking  tutorial 
11 days ago by slyskawa
RT : The world in which IPv6 was a good design
from twitter
11 days ago by peba
The IETF people, when they were thinking about IPv6, saw this mess getting made […] and they said, hey wait a minute, stop right there. We don’t need any of this crap! What if instead the world worked like this? […] It would have been beautiful. Except for one problem: it never happened.
!  networking  history  ipv6  internet  recommended 
11 days ago by ap
Long discussion of networking legacy and IPv6, with many entertaining digressions.
history  internet  ipv6  networking 
11 days ago by emk
A very good explanation of some of the details of ethernet and internet networking explained via historical context.
internet  networking  ipv6  history  via:HackerNews 
11 days ago by mcherm
Why is IPv6 such a complicated mess compared to IPv4? Wouldn't it be better if it had just been IPv4 with more address bits? But it's not, oh goodness, is it ever not. So I started asking around. Here's what I found.
tcp/ip  IPv6  2017  IPv4  Tutorial  ThingsToReadWhenYouHaveAMoment  history 
11 days ago by dlb
The evolution of Internet Protocol and Ethernet
11 days ago by jcrites
great history of networking leading to TCP/IP etc
internet  http 
11 days ago by tomcam
The world in which IPv6 was a good design
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11 days ago by joseph
I thought this would be agreat chance to really try to figure out what was going on. Why is IPv6 such a complicated mess compared to IPv4? Wouldn't it be better if it had just been IPv4 with more address bits? But it's not, oh boy, is it ever not. So I started asking around. Here's what I found.
internet  ipv6  ip  ipv4  quic  network  explainer 
12 days ago by bezthomas
He worked on arcnet!
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12 days ago by jgordon