Bevan.Slattery at nextdc.com
Tue Mar 5 11:59:07 EST 2013
On 5/03/13 8:13 AM, "Mark Newton" <newton at atdot.dotat.org> wrote:
>On 05/03/2013, at 7:58 AM, Bevan Slattery <Bevan.Slattery at nextdc.com>
>Will immediately cause those who have historical address space to cease
>their RIR memberships to avoid the fees, if they were members in the
>They never got their allocations from RIRs in the first place, and RIRs
>can't take them back. If they cease membership, they still keep their
>So the legacy /8 holders everyone seems to be railing against would be
>untouched, free to do whatever they want with their addresses, including
>selling them, without paying a $24m per annum RIR fee; and the new
>would end up with a $1 per address per annum usage tax.
And that would be replaced with between $1,000m and $2,000m. It applies
to anyone organisation that didn't have the legacy /8's.
I think your "new entrants" would be anyone since the mid 90's?
Besides I was paying something like $2,500/year to join APNIC for a /22 so
I'm paying $2.50 per IP anyway. Be glad to get a discount!
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