Class "B" forsale (fwd)

Tim Keanini blast at
Sun Mar 9 05:28:28 UTC 1997

On Sat, 8 Mar 1997, Christian Nielsen wrote:

> X->One class "B" Internet address available to the highest bidder.
> X->Please call 415-854-5263 and leave a message if interested.
> 	The way I see it, it is worth no more than $10,000. As that is what
> ARIN is going to charge any corp to get a Class B. Plus some yearly maint fee.
> BTW, I remember reading about someone else selling a Class B, I thought I
> heard they got around $30,000 for it. I offered to take it at no cost :)

Let us make sure that we understand one thing about ARIN.
A person can't walk in with $10,000 and buy a /16.
You will still have to justify your IP space needs the way
you do it today.  What has changed is that there will be 
an ongoing maint. fee.  

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