[arin-ppml] Policy Proposal 122: Reserved Pool for Future Policy Development

On 11/19/10 8:39 AM, "George Bonser" <gbonser at> wrote:

>> The term on this is some number of months away. I doubt that we'll
> have
>> something worked out before the next meeting that will reset the
>> expiration.
>> I think it's important to start the discussion and don't see why we
>> can't do
>> that with this. 20 OCT 2011 is ~11 months away.
> That whole Class E thing looks kinda silly now, doesn't it?
> I wonder how much utility a "strategic IP reserve" would be considering
> that there are bazillions of IPs available in v6 space.  I think I would
> favor more of a "tough love" approach and when they are gone, they are
> just plain gone.


Have you read Section 4.10 of the NRPM?

There's already a pool established. The mechanism for it's distribution is
what is in question. If we don't kill that before the last 5 /8's are
allocated from the IANA, it will be formally established and available.