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    SubjectRE: IP address 10.1.1.0/16 not valid
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    Ok, you are right, it was about 3am when I wrote the message...
    Still, the kernel should allow the address 10.1.1.0/16.
    -Russ

    -----Original Message-----
    From: Stefan Smietanowski [mailto:stesmi@stesmi.com]
    Sent: Tuesday, December 04, 2001 3:14 AM
    To: Russell Mellon
    Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
    Subject: Re: IP address 10.1.1.0/16 not valid


    Russell Mellon wrote:

    > Why is it that the kernel seems to reject using the address 10.1.1.0 on a
    > 255.255.0.0 netmask. That address isn't the broadcast address, 10.1.0.0
    is.


    To be pendantic, 10.1.0.0 is the network address and 10.1.255.255 is the
    broadcast :)

    // Stefan

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