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Re: Policy Statement on Address Space Allocations

  • From: Paul Ferguson
  • Date: Wed Feb 07 08:59:39 1996

Hocus Pocus.

A NAT solves this problem. :-)

- paul


At 08:12 AM 2/5/96 -0700, Tan Chang Hu wrote:

>> 
>> If you have a class B and use a firewall, then a /27 should be more
>> than is needed on the global Internet and they should use an address
>> from RFC1597 internally and return the /16.
>> 
>> Hank
>> 
>Hank,
>	Depending on the firewall design, hosts located behind firewalls
>can conceivably access the Internet directly for certain services and in
>this case unique addresses are required. Your assumption would be valid
>when all traffic for that site is handled by proxy servers.
>
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>
>
>

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