illegal use of reserved network numbers (fwd)

William Manning bmanning at is.rice.edu
Fri Jan 22 17:44:45 UTC 1993


> Date: Wed, 6 Jan 1993 18:16:39 -0800
> Subject: Re: illegal use of reserved network numbers
> 
> As Vernon Schryver points out 192.0.2.x is designated for just this use.
> 
> No real network traffic should be sourced or sinked at this network.
> 
> Vendors which ship an out-of-the-box runnable TCP/IP engine
> are encouraged to ship their products with the factory default 
> IP address 192.0.2.1.
> 
> All Internet routers are encouraged to discard any traffic to or from
> network 192.0.2.0
> 
> --jon & Joyce.
> 

How many network service providers are doing this?  If not now, when?


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