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Re: Policy Statement on Address Space Allocations

  • From: Iljitsch van Beijnum
  • Date: Mon Jan 29 14:00:18 1996

> > No they don't. You can ask the RIPE NCC for special PI space to assign to 
> > this customer. It seems they have a "chemical waste dump" to satisfy 
> > this kind of requests from.

> Ah. That will be the "chemical waste dump" that Daniel K said
> he didn't care about whether it got routed or not (no offence
> Daniel - neither do I), and is all but unaggregatable so presumably
> Sprintlink et al. won't want to waste their CPUs routing it as well.

Well that's their policy, so it's their problem. As an ISP selling 
"global Internet connectivity" I may choose to take that policy into 
consideration, but I'm sure most people don't give a damn.

(This is starting to get more and more like FidoNet...)

> What hope for a customer with those IP numbers?

The anti-trust laws.  ;-)

Iljitsch




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