Posted Jan 28, 2011 12:20 UTC (Fri) by khim
In reply to: DJB was wrong... even if he was right too.
Parent article: LCA: IP address exhaustion and the end of the open net
Routing table is supposed to handle devices, not people. Population is not growing, yet number of devices is growing exponentially. You have computers, mobile phones, power meters and other gadgets connected to the internet. Often they use totally different networks. Heck: there are more mobile phones users then there are IPv4 addresses! So no, Moore's law will not save us.
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