Subject: Re: IPv6 extended address syntax
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
From: None <>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/11/2000 18:54:42
>> >past code:	fe80::1@de0
>> >now:		de0%fe80::1
>> >this will be in sync with next extended address format proposal
>> >(which should be final - I don't want to make this kind of change again).
>> 	I'm very sorry to inform you that I will have to change it once
>> 	again...
>When this happens, I'll have already used as many IPv6 address formats
>as I have used Email address formats in twenty years.
>*counting* No, there's room for two more. I had forgotten BITnet and
>VMS X.25 mail.

	good thing (at least) is that the above format is just for scoped
	addresses, which are NOT for daily use...