[arin-ppml] Policy Proposal 123: Reserved Pool for Critical Infrastructure - revised

Hannigan, Martin marty at akamai.com
Sun Nov 21 14:07:55 EST 2010

On 11/20/10 9:18 PM, "William Herrin" <bill at herrin.us> wrote:

> On Sat, Nov 20, 2010 at 3:04 PM, ARIN <info at arin.net> wrote:
>> Policy Proposal 123: Reserved Pool for Critical Infrastructure
>> Policy term: 36 Months from Implementation
> Nitpick: For 36 months following implementation.
> The other way could be misunderstood to mean "starts 36 months later."


>> Upon receipt of the last /8 that the IANA will allocate to ARIN per the
>> Global Policy for the Allocation of the Remaining IPv4 Address Space,
>> ARIN will place a contiguous /16 in reserve for Critical Infrastructure.
>> If at the end of the policy term there is unused address space remaining
>> in this pool, ARIN staff is authorized to utilize this space in a manner
>> consistent with community expectations.
> I'm not sure its necessary to have a contiguous reserve, but I SUPPORT
> the policy proposal as written anyway.

I thought about this and then saw Leo's post. Removing the word contiguous
should be good enough.

I can't think of any other requirements with respect to CI and leaving this
fairly open will leave the staff a healthy amount of discretion.

Anything else need to be done with this? Any disagreement with respect to
this being pushed forward as an emergency proposal?



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