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RFC 1597

"Address Allocation for Private Internets", March 1994

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1597.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Obsoleted by:
RFC 1918
Authors:
Y. Rekhter
B. Moskowitz
D. Karrenberg
G. de Groot
Stream:
[Legacy]

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Abstract

This RFC describes methods to preserve IP address space by not allocating globally unique IP addresses to hosts private to an enterprise while still permitting full network layer connectivity between all hosts inside an enterprise as well as between all public hosts of different enterprises. This memo provides information for the Internet community. This memo does not specify an Internet standard of any kind.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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