NAIPR Message

Renumbering and the '96 Telecom Act


> At 10:24 PM 2/17/97 -0500, Larry Honig wrote:
> >Hi. 
> >
> >This may seem offtopic, but perhaps not. ARIN itself may need to become
> >involved in the medium term if and when telephone numbers and IP
> >addresses converge.
> >
> They will not converge.

Just to add, observe that it is FQDNs, and not IP addresses that are
analogous to phone numbers (as usually people use FQDNs, rather than IP
addresses on their business cards).