Independent space from ARIN

Stephen Sprunk stephen at
Mon Apr 14 19:09:05 UTC 2003

Thus spake "Bill Woodcock" <woody at>
> When the day arrives when people don't want new IPv4 addresses, or
> there aren't any to be had, and everybody who needs v6 addresses has
> them, how is the registry going to be paid for?

That's why RIRs lease addresses to you, not sell them -- they get to keep
collecting money forever even if they do no additional work.


Stephen Sprunk         "God does not play dice."  --Albert Einstein
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K5SSS        dice at every possible opportunity." --Stephen Hawking

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