Private use of non-RFC1918 IP space

Bruce Grobler bruce at yoafrica.com
Mon Feb 2 14:07:11 CST 2009


Yep!, go ahead and trace it.

-----Original Message-----
From: David Conrad [mailto:drc at virtualized.org] 
Sent: Monday, February 02, 2009 9:48 PM
To: Bruce Grobler
Cc: NANOG list
Subject: Re: Private use of non-RFC1918 IP space

On Feb 2, 2009, at 8:10 AM, Bruce Grobler wrote:
> Most ISP's, if not all, null route 1.0.0.0/8 therefore you shouldn't
> encounter any problems using it in a private network.

Is this true?

This will cause endless entertainment when IANA allocates 1.0.0.0/8  
sometime within the next two or three years...

Regards,
-drc





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