Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by foxfan352, Feb 2, 2011.
I found this article it is pretty interesting
Web Running Out of Addresses
Hahaha! Wow. So what does that mean for the meantime of finding a new solution?
..how do they just..run out?
Only so many unique numbers that fit in the existing scheme.
Does anybody actually click the links?
The 4 placement combo has something like 1.7 billion combo and theyre running out of since the 70s so now theyre gonna use 6 placements.
It's just like Y2K.
In other words, nothing bad will happen and life will go on.
Ahhhh...yet another GD thread fail
I am sure Al Gore has a solution to this.
If anything were to happen to my precious interbutts, I'm not sure what I'd due.
i bet he does, but after he kills manbearpig
Hasn't IPv6 been in the pipeline for a hell of a long time anyway?
I'm sure he's already on it. I heard he invented the dutch oven.
Sounds like a culling is in order.
If the internetz hasn't imploded by now, it's probably not going to.
If Movie Discussion didn't obliterate the internet, it should survive this.
Yeah, but will it survive THAT?!! *points to prime discussion subforum*
IPV6 should fix it with no problems
Except for the enormous cost of upgrading the entire Internet's backbone. Oops!
Wake me when they ran out of MAC addresses.
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