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RE: Verio Decides what parts of the internet to drop

  • From: BrandonButterworth
  • Date: Fri Dec 03 02:44:32 1999

> It's a PITA and not the cleanest of methods, but until all the backbones
> quit filtering /24s it's what we have to do. The other alternative (and
> we've considered it) is to obtain a much larger space directly from ARIN and
> burn the unused space.

So which is worse for the net, a table full of /24s or a table
full of /19s and no address space left? The hope is
registry policy will stop people from getting /19s. Hope
doesn't scale.