[arin-ppml] ARIN-2011-6: Returned IPv4 Addresses - Last Call
frnkblk at iname.com
Fri Apr 22 11:26:10 EDT 2011
From: Chris Grundemann [mailto:cgrundemann at gmail.com]
Sent: Friday, April 22, 2011 10:04 AM
To: frnkblk at iname.com
Cc: William Herrin; arin-ppml at arin.net
Subject: Re: [arin-ppml] ARIN-2011-6: Returned IPv4 Addresses - Last Call
On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 22:08, Frank Bulk <frnkblk at iname.com> wrote:
> I don't like how 2011-6 was re-written and much prefer Bill's original
> a) I don't want address returned to IANA. If sometime down the road we
> that we have too much we can always change the policy, but for now, let's
> keep them inside ARIN.
There are two possible scenarios currently:
i. We do not change policy and ARIN staff may return space now.
ii. We implement 2011-6 as currently revised and ARIN staff may not
return space now but may once a global policy for the re-allocation of
space through the IANA has passed all five regions.
With that in mind, do you support or oppose ARIN-2011-6 as revised for
FB> I oppose ARIN-2011-6 as revised.
> b) Leave the specific timeline for re-deployment to ARIN staff. The
> implication is that it should be as soon as reasonably possible.
Can you clarify this please? Are you saying that you prefer a specific
timeline or that you prefer the current as soon as practicable
FB> I prefer the current "as soon as practicable" language.
> Can someone clarify -- can an entity give non-ARIN space "back" to ARIN?
AFAIK, space from other regions can not be returned to ARIN, but all
space in the ARIN region (under ARIN stewardship) can be.
FB> Thanks for clarifying.
Your feedback will help the AC when considering this policy, thanks!
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