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Re: Has PSI been assigned network 1?

  • From: bmanning
  • Date: Sun Apr 23 18:33:22 1995
  • Posted-date: Sun, 23 Apr 1995 15:13:54 -0700 (PDT)

> Two proposals for CIDR-style IN-ADDR.ARPA delegation were presented at the
> DNSIND WG meeting of San Jose's IETF.  Both were thrown out, one due to its
> complexity and the other because it had bad failure characteristics (and I
> mean Really Bad) during a network partition.

If you can show me that we can avoid the complexity than I will be a happy
man.  The complex solution works (at least in small, test envrionments :)

And I agree with Vadim on the point that WHOIS is flawed.