shim6 @ NANOG (forwarded note from John Payne)

Iljitsch van Beijnum iljitsch at
Fri Mar 3 20:50:55 UTC 2006

On 3-mrt-2006, at 21:43, Brandon Ross wrote:

>> I will bet anyone reading this $ 20 USD right now that what will  
>> actually happen is the development of a spot market in IPv4  
>> address space.

> That's a sucker bet.

> What's worse is that unless people start changing their tune soon  
> and make the ownership of IP space official, this will be a black  
> market (like it is now, just much bigger).

But that will end as soon as interdomain routing is protected by  
certificates given out by the RIRs.

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