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Re: IP adresss management verification

  • From: Jeremy Chadwick
  • Date: Tue Nov 14 18:31:52 2006

On Mon, Nov 13, 2006 at 09:20:38AM -0800, chuck goolsbee wrote:
> It pisses me off to no end when a sales guy comes to me with a 
> request from a customer for a /20 for a half-rack of web servers. The 
> justification ALWAYS comes down to this inane "search engine 
> optimization" pipe dream. =\

Interesting.  Most of the time I've seen customers ask for a /24
or larger blocks is solely for IRC vanity hosts.  Is anyone keeping
statistics for this?  If not, they should.

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