RFC 1338

Supernetting: an Address Assignment and Aggregation Strategy, June 1992

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V. Fuller
T. Li
J. Yu
K. Varadhan

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DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.17487/RFC1338

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This memo discusses strategies for address assignment of the existing IP address space with a view to conserve the address space and stem the explosive growth of routing tables in default-route-free routers run by transit routing domain providers. This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

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