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Internet engineers tear into United Nations' plan to move us all to IPv6

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30 second ipv4 redesign?

Why not 255.255.255.255 just becomes 255.255.255.255.255 that way legacy addresses become 0.255.255.255.255 and that's pretty easy to handle, probably doable in a firmware upgrade, I've spent no more than 30 seconds thinking about that so sorry if I'm oversimplifying it.

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