Updated ARIN allocation information

Leo Vegoda leo.vegoda at icann.org
Mon Feb 3 17:17:46 UTC 2014


Tore Anderson wrote:

[...]

> It's not exactly new. Like I've mentioned earlier in this thread, the
> RIPE NCC has granted assignments smaller than /24 to requestors since,
> well, "forever". There are currently 238 such assignments listed in
> delegated-ripencc-extended-latest.txt. However, these microscopic
> assignments have proven hugely unpopular, amounting for only a fraction
> of a percent of the total (there are 27733 assignments equal to or
> larger than /24 in the same file).

If I remember correctly, while some (most?) people were disappointed by 
the lack of a minimum size for PI assignments, others valued the ability 
to register addresses for interfaces that needed to be unique but did not 
require global connectivity.

Regards,

Leo
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