[arin-ppml] "Leasing" of space via non-connectivity providers (was: Re: And so it ends... )

William Herrin bill at herrin.us
Thu Feb 3 15:58:55 EST 2011

On Thu, Feb 3, 2011 at 3:19 PM, Scott Leibrand <scottleibrand at gmail.com> wrote:
> I would be very reluctant to make any rules around this, at least until we
> have real-world examples of leasing behavior causing significant issues that
> can't be dealt with through normal processes.  As long as number resources
> are being put to productive use, and the whois database is kept up-to-date
> with regards to who's actually using the space, I'd be hesitant to try to
> micromanage the arrangements between consenting parties...

Hi Scott,

Call that option 4?

4. Wait and see whether addresses are reasonably available for
purchase before considering policy related to address leasing.

Pros: If it ain't broke...

Cons: Disruption postponed is disruption increased.

William D. Herrin ................ herrin at dirtside.com  bill at herrin.us
3005 Crane Dr. ...................... Web: <http://bill.herrin.us/>
Falls Church, VA 22042-3004

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