Reply to post: Re: IPv6 on the Internet and IPv4 inside

OK, this time it's for real: The last available IPv4 address block has gone

Roland6 Silver badge

Re: IPv6 on the Internet and IPv4 inside

> the private IPv4 network they were using to administratively address cable modems had gotten unwieldy.

Probably ran out of private v4 addresses and linking everything together into a single central management system proved 'difficult', because of address duplication.

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