[arin-ppml] clarification of Board actions Feb 2 and Mar 18, 2009
bill at herrin.us
Mon Mar 30 16:24:09 EDT 2009
On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 1:20 PM, William Herrin <bill at herrin.us> wrote:
>> The policy in 2008-6 allowed
>> the Board to activate it by declaring an emergency,
> Er, what?
> I'm not aware of of any text in 2008-6 which required or even
> recommended that the board declare an emergency in order to activate
I retract the above statement. 2008-6 specified:
Timetable for implementation:
This policy [...] would be implemented when [...] IPv4 address
resources in the ARIN Region reach a threshold of scarcity
recognized by the ARIN Board of Trustees as requiring this policy
It was there in every version of 2008-6, including the ones that I
supported. I concede that this text could reasonably be interpreted as
requiring a declaration of emergency for activation.
The rest of what I said and asked stands. As I told Milton, this
particular question was the least of them.
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