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[arin-ppml] ARIN-prop-131: Section 5.0 Legacy Addresses - revised ver. 3

On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 6:47 PM, William Herrin <bill at herrin.us> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:00 PM, ARIN <info at arin.net> wrote:
>> ARIN-prop-131: Section 5.0 Legacy Addresses
>> Policy statement:
>>
>> Section 5.0 Legacy Addresses
>>
>> 5.1 Returned Legacy Addresses
>>
>> Legacy IPv4 addresses returned to or recovered by ARIN will be made
>> available for registration and distribution in the ARIN region.
>
> SUPPORT.
>
> Per https://www.arin.net/announcements/2010/20101020.html (emphasis mine):
>
> "After the hold period, ARIN will follow global policy at that time
> and ***return it to the global free pool*** or distribute the space to
> those organizations in the ARIN region with documented need, as
> appropriate."
>
> Allow me to be the "bad guy" here. We don't want addresses ARIN works
> and spends our money to recover to go in to the global pool. We want
> them to go in to the ARIN pool for allocation and assignment back to
> us. That's why we intentionally never set terms under which ARIN could
> return addresses to IANA during the whole global transfer policy
> argument last year.
>
> This proposal clarifies our community's preference that ARIN-recovered
> addresses be deployed in the ARIN region.
>
> Regards,
> Bill Herrin
>
>
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+1 for support.

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