This is a proposal to modify the policies for distribution of the "final /8" to only apply to a specific /9 block of the final /8, on the basis that the current policies would unnecessarily prevent the use of over 8 million IPv4 addresses that otherwise should be used to enable
|Current status||Abandoned. Abandoned.|
|Relevant forum||Policy SIG|
|Status at other RIRs||
There is no similar policy or proposal in other regions.
|20 January 2011||Submitted to the Policy SIG mailing list for discussion.|
|23 February 2011||Was withdrawn by the author at APNIC 31 Policy SIG.|