Private use of non-RFC1918 IP space

Joel Jaeggli joelja at bogus.com
Mon Feb 9 01:21:55 CST 2009


Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu wrote:
> On Tue, 03 Feb 2009 11:25:40 +0900, Randy Bush said:

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>>> Not quite..
>>> 2^96       = 79228162514264337593543950336
>>> 2^128-2^32 = 340282366920938463463374607427473244160
>> not quite.  let's posit 42 devices on the average lan segment
>> (ymmv).
>>
>>   42*(2^64)  = 774763251095801167872
> 
> Let's face it - they're going to have to come up with much more creative
> $200/hour chucklehead consultants to burn through that much anytime soon.

<snip>

> Anybody feel like starting a pool for when we'll see a posting to NANOG
> about somebody who's managed to burn through a /32?

two of them will separately just assign fc00::/7 to a network instead of
 following the instructions.




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