NAIPR Message

Forcible reclamation?

karl wrote:
> > I propose that Internic reclaim any registered block over one year old
> > which is not advertised in the global routing tables
> If a block is not being advertised, then it is not filling router table
> space.
> And since our underlying problem is router table space, not the number
> prefixes available, revocation won't help fix the underlying problem.

Well, assorted net gurus are maintaining that the problem is both
router table space and allocated space. This seems reasonable to me since
there is actually a tradeoff between the two that is being managed.

Ken Leland
kwl at