1/8 and 27/8 allocated to APNIC
mpalmer at hezmatt.org
Fri Jan 22 02:10:37 UTC 2010
On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 08:22:57PM -0500, Jon Lewis wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Jan 2010, George Bonser wrote:
>> Some of that water is dirtier than the rest. I wouldn't want to be the
>> person who gets 220.127.116.11/24
> The whole /8 should be fun.
> To avoid addressing conflict with the internet itself, the range
> 18.104.22.168/8 is used. This is to avoid conflicting with internal networks
> such as 10/8, 172.16/12 and 192.168/16, as well as assigned Internet
> ranges. In the event that 22.214.171.124/8 is assigned by IANA, anoNet could
> move to the next unassigned /8, though such an event is unlikely, as
> 126.96.36.199/8 has been reserved since September 1981.
> I thought there was some other group that had been squatting in 1/8,
> something about radio and peer to peer...but not AnoNet (at least that
> name was totally unfamiliar)...but this was all I could find with a quick
Yeah, they're not the only bunch of idiots who think that "unallocated"
means "free for all". I'm reliably informed that Hamachi uses 5/8 (for the
same reasons as this AnoNet bunch). There's probably others out there. Fun
times ahead for moron-fac^Wcustomer-facing support personnel.
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