[arin-ppml] Microsoft receives court approval for transfer as agreed with ARIN
vixie at isc.org
Thu Apr 28 12:57:13 EDT 2011
> From: William Herrin <bill at herrin.us>
> Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2011 12:16:26 -0400
> On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 11:07 AM, Paul Vixie <vixie at isc.org> wrote:
> > 1. continue using a community driven transparent consensus based bottom up
> > policy development process in which case those legacy holders who do not
> > like the resulting policies will try to work around them;
> > ...
> > 3. $YOUR_IDEA.
> 3. #1 where $COMMUNITY=all current _legacy_ address registrants who
> choose to express an opinion.
> Not expressing support for the idea. Just saying that today's wide
> address policy community telling the pre-1997 registrants (pre-ARIN
> registrants) what they can and can't do with their addresses is a
> little like the white man showing up at Plymouth and steadily
> appropriating control of the land per the tenets of English common
that analogy fails. those registrants weren't settlers and the policy
of the USG at that time wasn't at all similar to '40 acres and a mule'.
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