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[AfriNIC-rpd] RE:AFPUB-2011-v4-003-draft-02 - Limited Out of RegionAllocation of IPv4 Resources - of Legacy Space

McTim dogwallah at
Mon May 9 12:36:07 UTC 2011

On Mon, May 9, 2011 at 3:06 PM, Andrew Alston <aa at> wrote:
> McTim,
> Returning MOST is a bit of a misnomer J
> It is true that we returned some space that was largely swamp space, because
> it was allocated to a fairly large number of people and spread around all
> over the place, and it was better to hand that space over to AfriNIC for
> management.  However, space that was not used/allocated out of 3 /16s was
> kept for future expansion.  There was no “requirement” for us to return that
> space that I know of though. (I can get some details on that though, it was
> a process put in motion before my time)

yes, please, would like to see any documentation about what was
expected of folk at the time.


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