Reply to post: Convert some local addresses?

We are absolutely, definitively, completely and utterly out of IPv4 addresses, warns RIPE

Cynic_999 Silver badge

Convert some local addresses?

Would it not be possible to convert some local IP address blocks to Internet accessible addresses? The entire range of 10.x.x.x addresses for example are non-routable local addresses. Same with 127.x.x.x Surely nobody needs 16777214 local IP addresses?

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