[arin-ppml] 8.4 Emergency Transfer Policy for IPv4 Addresses - Continued

Chris Grundemann cgrundemann at gmail.com
Fri Nov 21 14:45:33 EST 2008

On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 16:39, Paul Vixie <vixie at isc.org> wrote:
> Without taking a position for or against this policy, I have an observation.
> BillD at cait.wustl.edu ("Bill Darte") writes:
>> ****************************
>> 8.4 Emergency Transfer Policy for IPv4 Addresses
>> For a period of 3 years from policy implementation, ARIN-region number
>> resources may be released, in whole or in part, to ARIN or another
>> organization, by the authorized holder of the resource.
>> Number resources may only be received under RSA, with demonstrated need,
>> in the exact amount which they are able to justify under ARIN
>> resource-allocation policies.
>> Rationale:
>> ...
> Since a contract is not valid unless it has at least two parties, and ARIN
> is one party to all RSA's, it necessarily follows that if a resource is
> "released, ..., to ARIN" then it cannot also be "received under RSA".  For
> reasons of sequitur, if the policy intends that a resource be releaseable
> to ARIN, then this circumstance ought to be made exempt from the RSA
> requirement.

Perhaps "Number resources may only be received _by ARIN or_ under RSA..."?

> --
> Paul Vixie
> _______________________________________________
> You are receiving this message because you are subscribed to
> the ARIN Public Policy Mailing List (ARIN-PPML at arin.net).
> Unsubscribe or manage your mailing list subscription at:
> http://lists.arin.net/mailman/listinfo/arin-ppml
> Please contact info at arin.net if you experience any issues.

More information about the ARIN-PPML mailing list