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Re: 16 year old bug

> I believe that non-contiguous netmasks actually are illegal nowadays.


> They became illegal when CIDR was implemented.

Implemented?  I doubt it.  Standardized, at most.  But even then, it
would take years to eliminate everything that supports them - indeed, I
just now tried it and find that NetBSD 4.0.1 appears to support them.

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