CIDR testing

Willem van der Scheun Willem.vanderScheun at
Mon Apr 18 13:30:53 UTC 1994

> >What this means is that I think it's fairly safe to say that there
> >will be no connectivity problems when you pull the specific routes.
> I guess we can declare the as of April 15, 1994 the Internet "guts" have
> been adequately CIDRized :-)

Meaning there is no reason whatsoever to not advertize big blocks and
remove the explicit ones. Since SURFnet withdrew all explicit routes
possible and started announcing as big blocks as possible (i.e including
black holes) we did not get any complaint. So: DO IT NOW!


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