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Re: Application protocols and Address Translation

From: Patrik Fltstrm <paf@cisco.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Dec 2002 21:39:47 +0100
Cc: Carl Ford <carl@ietfwatch.net>, discuss@apps.ietf.org
To: Brian E Carpenter <brian@hursley.ibm.com>
Message-Id: <5CC88BF4-06FF-11D7-A024-0003934B2128@cisco.com>


On tisdag, dec 3, 2002, at 13:18 Europe/Stockholm, Brian E Carpenter 
wrote:

> IMHO, the IETF community's job should be to make applications that
> run better with a good supply of addresses and without NAT. Beyond
> that we get into economic or regulatory questions, where the IETF
> can't play.
>

Well said Brian. I think this is what we should say in this document I 
would like to have. That we in the IETF _only_ guarantee functionality 
for our protocols where NAT does _not_ exist.

    paf
Received on Tuesday, 3 December 2002 15:40:51 EST

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