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[arin-ppml] Draft Policy 2011-5: Shared Transition Space for IPv4 Address Extension - IAB comment

On Jun 27, 2011, at 4:14 PM, William Herrin wrote:

> 
> Let's call that the nuclear option. If the IETF won't be reasonable
> and the ARIN BoT won't stand up and say, "hey, we're doin' it," we
> could drag the shared transition space out of the established TCP/IP
> standards process altogether.

It is possible for reasonable people to come to different conclusions on this issue. 

http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-weil-opsawg-provider-address-space-02

was not discarded out of hand, nor lightly considered.

> I'm not sure it's wise to create
> precedent that gives other entities like the ITU a back door to come
> after us for their clever ideas.
> 
> Regards,
> Bill Herrin
> 
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