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Re: /8 end user assignment?

  • From: David Conrad
  • Date: Thu Aug 04 14:32:16 2005


Stephen,

If you can justify a /8, ARIN will allocate one to you (not that I speak for ARIN or anything, but that's how things work). Presumably Softbank BB justified the /8 APNIC allocated to them.

Rgds,
-drc

On Aug 4, 2005, at 11:07 AM, Stephen J. Wilcox wrote:


Ok, back up a second....

126/8 Jan 05 APNIC (whois.apnic.net)

inetnum: 126.0.0.0 - 126.255.255.255
netname: BBTEC
descr: Japan Nation-wide Network of Softbank BB Corp.
status: ALLOCATED PORTABLE
changed: hm-changed@apnic.net 20050208


i thought the decade of giving class A's to large corporates had long since
passed.. we've got some major network rollout coming up, i need an extra 16
million IPs, so can i get one?

wtf?

Steve