[arin-ppml] Policy Proposal: Whois Authentication Alternatives

Jo Rhett jrhett at svcolo.com
Fri Aug 22 20:16:24 EDT 2008

On Aug 20, 2008, at 3:06 PM, Leo Bicknell wrote:
> However, the end result is still a bare commons, and all of the
> animals die.  That can happen here; when IPv4 runs out the motivation
> to hijack a legacy block will increase exponentially.  Legacy holders
> may find themselves being hijacked at faster and faster rates.  I
> have no doubt they will then come back to ARIN looking for a solution,

TDB.  They aren't members of ARIN, ARIN *should not* help them.

> I suspect the half of the towns people who set decent rules and
> tried to preserve the commons will be relatively unsympathetic at
> that point in time that those who have avoided participating in
> society and openly mocked them are now receiving their just rewards.

I'll be dancing over here ;-)

Jo Rhett
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