The Department of Work and Pensions, UK has an entire /8

George Herbert george.herbert at
Thu Sep 20 07:09:50 UTC 2012

On Sep 19, 2012, at 9:58 PM, Jimmy Hess <mysidia at> wrote:

> There is still no technical reason that 240/4  cannot be
> rehabilitated, other than continued immaterial objections to doing
> anything at all with 240/4,  and given the rate of IPv6 adoption thus
> far, if not for those,  it could possibly be reopened as unicast IPv4,
> and be well-supported by new equipment, before the percentage of
> IPv6-enabled network activity reaches a double digit percentage...

Excellent idea.  Now build a time machine, go back to 2005, and start work.

It will be somewhat less relevant of a solution by 2019, which is about when you finish if you start today...

The market window is closed.

George William Herbert
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