Re: [netmod] 6991bis: address-with-prefix-length

Mahesh Jethanandani <mjethanandani@gmail.com> Mon, 01 April 2019 19:40 UTC

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Subject: Re: [netmod] 6991bis: address-with-prefix-length
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> On Apr 1, 2019, at 10:29 AM, Martin Bjorklund <mbj@tail-f.com> wrote:
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> I know that this type is convenient, esp. if you use it for manual
> input, but I wonder if it really is good practice to squeeze two
> values into one.

Agree. The combination makes sense for CLI, but for modeling the address and prefix should be separate.

Mahesh Jethanandani
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