Re: [homenet] Which IP addresses must be avoided?

Mikael Abrahamsson <swmike@swm.pp.se> Wed, 18 May 2016 07:02 UTC

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On Tue, 17 May 2016, joel jaeggli wrote:

> We use these IPs for production VIPs and testing in a CDN (as /32s) and 
> they are fine.

I have talked to operator colleagues and found several who use .0 and .255 
IPv4 adresses handed out to customers for Internet communication without 
ill effects.

So while this was a problem 10-20 years ago, I'd say it isn't now.

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Mikael Abrahamsson    email: swmike@swm.pp.se