Larry Sheldon LarrySheldon at
Tue Dec 3 04:21:45 UTC 2013

On 12/2/2013 7:41 PM, Scott Weeks wrote:
> --- owen at wrote:
> From: Owen DeLong <owen at>
> I actually tend to doubt it. All of the people I've talked to from the major
> operators have said that the charges in IPv4 were not a revenue source, they
> were an effort to discourage the consumption of the addresses and/or the use
> of static addresses and to try and recover the costs of dealing with them in
> cases where customers were willing to pay.

Do you know to what charity they donate everything in excess of their costs?

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                                         of System Administrators:
Ex turpi causa non oritur actio      Infallibility, and the ability to
                                         learn from their mistakes.
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