[arin-ppml] ARIN-prop-139 No reassignment without network service

Scott Helms khelms at zcorum.com
Fri Apr 8 14:52:32 EDT 2011

> Do you anticipate that (the need for a stable LIR to avoid renumbering
> when changing ISPs) will change under IPv6?  Or do you expect to need
> to provide the same service on IPv6 once your customers start using
> it?  I know IPv6 space is easier to get than IPv4, but I'm not sure if
> all of your singly-homed customers would qualify for their own
> allocations/assignments.  And I know renumbering is easier in v6 than
> in v4, but not sure if they'd consider it "easy enough"...

I _think_ that the IPv6 process is loose enough that the need for the 
kind of service we have provided will disappear.  However, I expect that 
while ISPs are in the transition period we will be very active in moving 
IPv4 space around to help them keep enough space on hand.

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