[ppml] IPv6 PI to legacy IPv4 holders

briand at ca.afilias.info briand at ca.afilias.info
Thu Oct 18 13:58:01 EDT 2007

> On 10/18/07, briand at ca.afilias.info <briand at ca.afilias.info> wrote:
>> My intention is to add an "else-if" condition, not an "and" condition.
>> If they qualify, I don't propose any change to them qualifying.
>> It is only if they didn't *otherwise* qualify, that this would be
>> another
>> way to qualify.
> Brian,
> So if someone announces a /24 hole carved from someone's PA space with
> an ARIN-assigned AS number then they should qualify for an IPv6 PI
> assignment. Do I correctly understand you now?

Yes, just as they would if they had an inefficiently used /24 of legacy
space announced from an ARIN-assigned (or legacy) ASN.

The further rationale is that no one will efficiently use a PI or PA IPv6
allocation, be it a /32 or a /48. :-)


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