[arin-ppml] ARIN-2011-6: Returned IPv4 Addresses - Last Call

William Herrin bill at herrin.us
Fri Apr 22 15:41:20 EDT 2011

On Fri, Apr 22, 2011 at 3:21 PM, David Conrad <drc at virtualized.org> wrote:
> On Apr 22, 2011, at 5:04 AM, Chris Grundemann wrote:
>>> 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.
> To be explicit, does this include "legacy" space?


Be more explicit: there are two groups of "legacy space:" /8's
containing multiple registrations "administered by" ARIN and /8's held
by a single registrant. These have been reflected differently in the
record keeping process over the years.


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