RESULTS FOUND: 2
Lookup results for 169.254.0.0 from whois.lacnic.net server:
NetRange: 169.254.0.0 - 169.254.255.255
Parent: NET169 (NET-169-0-0-0-0)
NetType: IANA Special Use
Organization: Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)
Comment: Computers use addresses starting with "169.254." when they do not have a manually configured address or when they are not told which address to use by a service on the network. They are commonly called the "link local" addresses.
Comment: Routers are not allowed to forward packets sent from an IPv4 "link local" address, so they are always used by a directly connected device.
Comment: These addresses were assigned by the IETF, the organization that develops Internet protocols, in the Standards Track document, RFC3927, which can be found at:
OrgName: Internet Assigned Numbers Authority
Address: 12025 Waterfront Drive
Address: Suite 300
City: Los Angeles
Lookup results for 169.254.0.0 from whois.apnic.net server:
inetnum: 220.127.116.11 - 18.104.22.168
descr: Early registration addresses
remarks: Networks in this range were allocated by InterNIC
remarks: prior to the formation of Regional Internet
remarks: Registries (RIRs): AfriNIC, APNIC, ARIN, LACNIC and RIPE NCC.
remarks: Address ranges from this historical space have now
remarks: been transferred to the appropriate RIR database.remarks:
remarks: If your search has returned this record, it means the
remarks: address range is not administered by APNIC.
remarks: Instead, please search one of the following databases:
remarks: - AfriNIC (Africa)
remarks: website: http://www.afrinic.net/
remarks: command line: whois.afrinic.net
remarks: - ARIN (Northern America)
remarks: website: http://www.arin.net/
remarks: command line: whois.arin.net
remarks: - LACNIC (Latin America and the Carribean)
remarks: website: http://www.lacnic.net/
remarks: command line: whois.lacnic.net
remarks: - RIPE NCC (Europe)
remarks: website: http://www.ripe.net/
remarks: command line: whois.ripe.net
remarks: For information on the Early Registration Transfer
remarks: (ERX) project, see:
status: ALLOCATED PORTABLE
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address: Brisbane, Australia
auth: # Filtered
remarks: APNIC is a Regional Internet Registry.
remarks: We do not operate the referring network and
remarks: is unable to investigate complaints of network abuse.
remarks: For more information, see www.apnic.net/irt
changed: firstname.lastname@example.org 20101111
changed: email@example.com 20110124
role: Internet Assigned Numbers Authority
address: see http://www.iana.org.
remarks: For more information on IANA services
remarks: go to IANA web site at http://www.iana.org.
changed: firstname.lastname@example.org 20110811
changed: email@example.com 20111206