[Shorewall-users] Shorewall - rfc1918 - urgent update necessary

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Sun Dec 28 13:44:22 PST 2003


On Sun, 28 Dec 2003, Dariusz Sznajder wrote:

> I think urgent update of rfc1918 file from Shorewall is necessary.
>
> As http://www.iana.org/assignments/ipv4-address-space say:
> 083/8   Nov 03   RIPE NCC                            (whois.ripe.net)
> 084/8   Nov 03   RIPE NCC                            (whois.ripe.net)
>
> In fact:
> 	inetnum:      83.0.0.0 - 83.31.255.255
> 	netname:      PL-TPSA-20031203
> 	descr:        Polish Telecom
> 	descr:        PROVIDER Local Registry
> 	[...]
> 	changed:      hostmaster at ripe.net 20031203
> 	source:       RIPE
> and users of this space (xDSL users) are not so happy ;-)
>
> Current rfc1918 says:
> http://cvs.shorewall.net/cgi-bin/cvs/cvsweb.cgi/Shorewall/rfc1918?rev=1.18&content-type=text/x-cvsweb-markup
> 	83.0.0.0/8              logdrop                # Reserved
> 	84.0.0.0/6              logdrop                # Reserved
>
> This should be removed.
>

Actually, they should be replaced by:

        85.0.0.0/8              logdrop                # Reserved
        86.0.0.0/7              logdrop                # Reserved

-Tom
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