Where to buy Internet IP addresses

Frank Bulk frnkblk at iname.com
Fri May 1 21:13:52 CDT 2009


At our helpdesk we hear customers hanging their wireless router off their NATed PPPoA DSL modem all the time, such that its double-NATed.  That things work as well as they do is a testament to the resiliency of IP (and applications and servers) in the face of NAT.

Frank

-----Original Message-----
From: Joel Jaeggli [mailto:joelja at bogus.com] 
Sent: Friday, May 01, 2009 8:46 PM
To: Seth Mattinen
Cc: nanog at nanog.org
Subject: Re: Where to buy Internet IP addresses

Seth Mattinen wrote:

> 
> I hear this a lot, but how many "linksys default channel 6" end users
> really have more than one subnet, or even know what a subnet is?

By definition, every single one of them that buys wireless router, then
buys another and hangs it off the first. That happens more often then
you would think.

> ~Seth
> 






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