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[arin-ppml] Props. 122 + 123 process?

On Nov 30, 2010, at 1:39 PM, Hannigan, Martin wrote:

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> On 11/30/10 2:09 PM, "David Farmer" <farmer at umn.edu> wrote:
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>> On 11/30/10 09:44 CST, Hannigan, Martin wrote:
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>>> That thread you quote isn't relevant, IMHO. It's already been established in
>>> the previous public policy meeting and following that the policy is flawed
>>> and we have multiple parties here agreeing.
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>> I agreed earlier and still agree there there is a strong consensus that
>> 4.10 should be changed.
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> I'm really not sure what the relevance of continuing to argue that 4.10 in
> it's present form is better than anything absent an actual proposal. There's
> a proposal on the table to suspend 4.10. It was modified to answer
> objections related to concerns that this /10 would be returned to the free
> pool. So far, there are no other objections I can act on other than
> consensus.
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> As far as I can tell, there should be no roadblocks to suspending it so that
> we can fix it.
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It should not be suspended pending fixing it. The original purpose for 4.10
is still valid and likely will be necessary in the meantime. I have raised this
objection previously.

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> Not sure if you noticed:
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> [arin-announce] Four /8 Blocks Allocated to the RIRs – 2.73% Remains at
> IANA
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Indeed... I doubt the IANA free pool will make it to 2011.

Owen