Competition for address allocation
Yes, this is the "mom said no, so ask dad" problem.
The delegation of stewardship to a registry is not
an abdication of responsibility. Obviously the
delegator must insure that these stewards do a good
At 07:48 PM 2/5/97 -0500, Paul Ferguson wrote:
>At 07:18 PM 2/5/97 -0600, Scott Huddle wrote:
>>Why not introduce this same sort of competition to address
>>allocation services? I can forsee that you have the sort
>>of problem of "Mom said no, so ask Dad", but this exists
>>for gTLDs as well. Registries would compete on service
>>and price but would have to be "blessed" or "licensed"
>>to be in the business. This would also eliminate the
>>concerns over pricing as well, the market would set the
>>price rather than beaurocrats.
>Talk about route table bloat...