[ppml] Draft ARIN Recomendation on draft-ietf-ipv6-ula-centra l-00.txt, take 2

Bill Darte billd at cait.wustl.edu
Tue Nov 9 14:23:27 EST 2004

> > I understand and agree that another mechanism for 'formal' 
> > communication by ARIN is needed.
> perhaps another mechanism to communicate an arin decision to 
> outside would be useful.  though i would think email is still 
> a pretty good medium.

The means of transmission is not the issue.

> but how the decision is made must be open, inclusive, and 
> prudent. we have such a mechanism.  how would a new mechanism 
> be different and better?
Indeed, but the mechanism that is formalized for determining community
consensus deals with policy proposal evaluation.

If we are to create another and 'perhaps' more streamlined means of
gathering input without waiting for a Public Policy meeting, then another
mechanism needs to formulated and ratified it seems to me.

Bill Darte

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