[arin-ppml] ARIN-2011-5: Shared Transition Space for IPv4 Address Extension - Last Call

Owen DeLong owen at delong.com
Mon Apr 25 09:34:38 EDT 2011

On Apr 25, 2011, at 12:09 AM, William Herrin wrote:

> On Sun, Apr 24, 2011 at 10:12 PM, Scott Leibrand
> <scottleibrand at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Ok.  So it sounds like you'd like to modify ARIN-2011-5 to add
>> language stating that, for purposes of NAT pools and internal
>> management, globally unique addressing would no longer be justified
>> unless there was a compelling technical reason this /10 couldn't be
>> used instead?
>> Do you have any language suggestions?  (If not, I and probably a
>> number of others would be happy to help draft something if people feel
>> it's needed...)
> "A requirement for IPv4 addresses used solely inside a single
> autonomous system shall not qualify an organization to receive or
> retain an IPv4 address assignment or allocation."
This language would preclude most current use of IP addresses as
almost all IP address usage could fit within at least some interpretations
of that phraseology.

>> Does anyone else feel this is important to add to ARIN-2011-5 now, as
>> opposed to submitting it as another policy proposal for discussion in
>> Philadelphia?
> I'd like to see this as an add-on policy. I don't want to see 2011-5
> derailed waiting for us to hash out the details of what no longer
> qualifies for an assignment.


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