heads up on 80/8 [actually operational, so don't read this!!!]

Stephen Griffin stephen.griffin at rcn.com
Wed May 16 15:30:24 UTC 2001

In the referenced message, Sean M. Doran said:
> Hello, long time no see -
> RIPE is now allocating subnets of 80/8 to end users.
> In order to avoid the ugliness of various people announcing 80/8
> without guaranateeing transit to all the subnets, if you are filtering
> subnets of this /8, please relax your filters to allow /20s and shorter,
> On behalf of random Europeans,
> 	Sean.  (yeah, ok, this is at least partially work-related-stuff...)

According to
They are also allocating out of 81/8, so if you want to avoid making changes
to filters twice, may want to add that as well.

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