hnarayan at cs.ucsd.edu
Mon Feb 3 20:03:39 EST 2003
Do you mean that if an RIR uses up 80% of a /8, it gets a new /8 from
However, I found that 6 out of ARIN's 17 /8s were below 80% utilization.
The numbers for RIPE and APNIC are 3 out of 9 and 2 out of 9 respectively.
Why is there a difference?
Thank you very much for your reply.
On Mon, 3 Feb 2003, John M. Brown wrote:
> RFC 2050
> but I think the 80 percent rule should NOT be applied
> to RIR's. That would be a /8 for every 10 the get...
> It would also be handy if ICANN actually did an audit of
> the RIR's and their space allocations someday :)
> basicly, when the RIR thinks its going to run out, they
> ask IANA for another
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: owner-ppml at arin.net [mailto:owner-ppml at arin.net] On
> > Behalf Of Harsha Narayan
> > Sent: Monday, February 03, 2003 5:52 PM
> > To: ppml at arin.net
> > Subject: [ppml] Question
> > Hello,
> > Could you please answer the following question?
> > Under what circumstances or conditions does ARIN or any
> > other RIR get a new /8 fron IANA/ICANN?
> > Harsha.
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