[arin-ppml] ARIN-prop-133: No Volunteer Services on Behalf of Unaffiliated Address Blocks

Owen DeLong owen at delong.com
Wed Feb 16 16:55:40 EST 2011

> There's no special right, just the right to use the addresses as
> they always have, not subject to capricious revokation or random
> reallocation or reassignment of their addresses by an organization
> with whom they have no contract or business relationship.
Speaking only for myself...

I think it is unfair to characterize any ARIN revocation, reallocation,
or reassignment that has taken place as capricious.

To the best of my knowledge, ARIN has always had very good reasons
supported by policy developed by the community for each and
every resource that has been revoked, reallocated, or reassigned
with the possible exception of some accidental duplicates, in which
case, what was done was an attempt to minimize and disruption
to the parties involved, usually with the cooperation and consent
of the parties.


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