Let me clarify:
The original question was (so far as I could see): "Was Fox making up the
quote where Vint took the blame for IPv4 exhaustion?"
The answer, of course, was "no, they didn't; lots of people have the quote".
I wasn't speaking to the technical details of the actual piece, which,
clearly, I didn't read.
If you want to see and hear footage of him repeating this and
explaining, his keynote address to Linux Conf Australia is here:
Thanks for the link to the vid. I see Geoff Huston spoke too. I've embedded
FWIW Vint has been using this as an intro to IPv6 for years.. in fact I've
got some video to edit of him speaking in 1999 - I'll look for it..
You should do a rap song...
IPv6, IPv4, it is all my fault!
Internet was just an experiment