[arin-ppml] Policy Proposal 102: Reduce and Simplify IPv4 Initial Allocations

Chris Grundemann cgrundemann at gmail.com
Fri Nov 6 00:06:15 EST 2009

On Thu, Nov 5, 2009 at 15:46, Seth Mattinen <sethm at rollernet.us> wrote:
> Member Services wrote:
>> Replacement initial allocation
>> Any ISP which has received an initial allocation, or previous
>> replacement initial allocation, smaller than /20 who wishes to receive
>> additional address space must request a replacement initial
>> allocation. To receive a replacement initial allocation, an ISP must
>> agree to renumber out of and return the existing allocation in it's
>> entirety within 12 months of receiving a new allocation and provide
>> justification for the new allocation as described in section 4.2.4.
> OPPOSE. A small org might expect to grow and can be punished multiple
> times (until they get a /20) by forced renumbering. An end-site office
> building, sure, force them to renumber, but not an ISP who is assigning
> address blocks to downstream orgs and customers.

So, just to be clear Seth; you would rather that small ISP not be able
to get resources from ARIN at all then for them to be eligible but
have to renumber?

> ~Seth
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