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LIRs With and Without IPv6

Number of Local Internet Registries (LIRs) in the RIPE NCC service region that have IPv6 resources (blue line) and those that don't (yet) have IPv6 resources (red line).

With IPv6   |   Without IPv6

10326 | 3317

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Shane Kerr says:
Feb 06, 2013 12:23 PM
This graph is a bit misleading, since it doesn't start at zero. It makes it seem like almost all members now have IPv6 space, when in fact the number without went from 4150 to 3750 or so... an improvement but only a slight one.
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Mirjam Kühne says:
Feb 06, 2013 03:03 PM
Hi Shane, is that better? Also note the two numbers under the graph give yo uthe exact numbers of LIRs with and without IPv6.
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FoxPDLL says:
Apr 24, 2014 06:17 PM
I have ipv6 but i dont use it. I dont need it at all. But ripe riped me to allocate ipv6.
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Bengt Gördén says:
Feb 29, 2016 12:18 PM
The red line. Why is it increasing? Is it because of LIR without IPv6 have been transferred to RIPE?
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Mirjam Kühne says:
Feb 29, 2016 12:23 PM
No, it is mainly because of the policy change documented in ripe-649 that now doesn't require an IPv6 allocation before getting a /22 from the last /8. See more info in the accompanying article: https://labs.ripe.net/[…]/10-000-lirs-with-ipv6-resources
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