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Fwd: 41/8 announcement

  • From: Richard Mikisa
  • Date: Wed May 24 04:38:21 2006
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This came in from someone in Italy..

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From:  *****
Date: May 24, 2006 11:15 AM
Subject: Re: 41/8 announcement
To: [email protected]

>Turns out the folks at fastweb (Italy) NAT there adsl clients but
>instead of using the rfc1918 space like most people, they use
>global /8s. Well 41/8 is one of there NATted allocations for Turin. No
>amount of emails will get them to respond, calling isn't any better
>as I
>get only Italian speaking people at the other end. Any ideas out
Yes: you lose, sorry. :-)
Many of their networking people are less than clueful, and I fear that
they are not going to renumber a whole city just to let their customers
communicate with a few African networks...
Let me know if you need more information.
(Feel free to repost this if needed, but please remove my name.)