[ppml] Proposed Policy: 4-Byte AS Number Policy Proposal

David Kessens david.kessens at nokia.com
Tue Dec 13 14:48:22 EST 2005


On Tue, Dec 13, 2005 at 08:14:58PM +1100, Geoff Huston wrote:
> my mistake - I did mean 16 bit separation - I just didn't type it!
> ok - unless I hear to the contrary I'll run with the notation <high>.<low>
> e.g. 10.1

I would prefer hex notation for the numbers. When numbers get larger,
the ASCII version gets longer and longer. Hex could compress it's size
considerably and we might even want to skip the '.' altogether.

David Kessens

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