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Re: Allocation of IP Addresses
- From: Doug Sheppard
- Date: Thu Mar 14 17:05:04 1996
> Can you grow an infinite amount of additional food?
Yes, you can. That is how people have been able to eat since
the beginning of time.
> Can you buy more gold than there is on the planet?
We don't know exactly how much gold there is on the planet.
That's why we still mine it.
> Can you make more land than we have?
Sure, keep on stacking.
The point of all this debate from what I see is its dangerous to give up an
independent organization which allocates addresses based on need, and go with a
cash-on-delivery method. Look whats happening with people buying up domain
names just to make a buck reselling them to suckers! These same people would
attempt to do the same with addresses.