Dear Akamai, you got a /32 there not a bunch of /48s - how to break Facebook and annoy lots of users

Dave Temkin dtemkin at
Mon Aug 20 23:49:31 CEST 2012

On 8/20/12 5:47 PM, "Johan Boger" <johan at> wrote:

>> EUR50 x 1000 is EUR 50,000. Sounds like a pretty good argument to me ;)
>For an organization like Akamai?  Doubt that's the reason. :-)

It's not just cost.  It goes against ARIN allocation policy, for one.  I'm
too lazy to look and see if it goes against RIPE also, but I'm imagining
it does.  MDN covers you up to a /36

>> rgds,
>> Sascha Luck
>-- Johan Boger

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