[ppml] Why doesn't Canada have a Registry like ARIN ?

Jason Hunt leth at primus.ca
Mon Oct 7 20:08:52 EDT 2002

On Sun, 6 Oct 2002, David Conrad wrote:

> > Correct me if I am wrong, but doesn't ICANN oversee domains and IANA
> > oversees IP addresses?
> Nope.  ICANN, which took over from Jon Postel and Joyce Reynolds (and a
> couple of other part-timers), is (in theory) responsible for pretty much
> everything Internet related: names, addresses, and protocol parameters.

Then what is IANA for? :)

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