[ppml] Policy Proposal 2003-15: IPv4 Allocation Policy for the Africa Portion of the ARIN Region

Owen DeLong owen at delong.com
Mon Sep 29 12:31:38 EDT 2003

They are not yet operating as an RIR, and, there is no set date when they
will start operating as an RIR.  They have no documented RIR policies, and,
they have no IANA blocks from which to allocate.  All of those would need
to be in place before I considered an AfriNIC RIR anything on which policy
decisions within ARIN should be considered.


--On Sunday, September 28, 2003 4:15 AM -0700 Bill Woodcock <woody at pch.net> 

>     Owen wrote:
>     > Right.  That's why I think AfriNIC is vaporware for now and we
> should     > not set ARIN policy exceptions based on the theory that
> eventually AfriNIC     > (whatever it may become)...
> Uh, Owen, it has staff, a board, and meetings.  What exactly are you
> looking for as further evidence of its substance?
>                                 -Bill

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