History of 188.8.131.52. What's the story?
marka at isc.org
Sun Feb 14 16:17:12 CST 2010
In message <182E6E76-F12A-41D9-800A-E5E40F3C3B7D at direwolf.com>, John Orthoefer
> Genuity/GTEI/Planet/BBN owned 4/8. Brett went looking for an IP that =
> was simple to remember, I think 184.108.40.206 was in use by neteng already. =
> But it was picked to be easy to remember, I think jhawk had put a hold =
> on the 220.127.116.11/24 block, we got/grabbed 3 address 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, and =
> 126.96.36.199 so people had 3 address to go to. At the time people had =
> issues with just using a single resolver. We also had issues with both =
> users and registers since clearly they aren't geographically diverse, =
> trying to explain routing tricks to people KNOW all IPs come in and are =
> routed as Class A/B/C blocks is hard.
I don't care what internal routing tricks are used, they are still
under the *one* external route and as such subject to single points
of failure and as such don't have enough independence.
Mark Andrews, ISC
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