[arin-ppml] ARIN-prop-131: Section 5.0 Legacy Addresses
owen at delong.com
Fri Jan 28 01:08:38 EST 2011
On Jan 27, 2011, at 1:59 PM, Martin Hannigan wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 3:06 PM, William Herrin <bill at herrin.us> wrote:
>> On Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 2:11 PM, ARIN <info at arin.net> wrote:
>>> ARIN-prop-131: Section 5.0 Legacy Addresses
>>> Section 5.0 Legacy Addresses
>>> 5.1 Returned Legacy Addresses
>>> Legacy addresses returned to ARIN will be placed in a hold period not
>>> to exceed thirty days.
>>> Upon expiration of the hold period and in the absence of a Global
>>> Policy or Globally Coordinated Policy directing otherwise, legacy
>>> resources returned to ARIN will be made available for allocation to
>>> ARIN members.
>> Two obvious problems:
>> 1. ARIN members aren't the only registrants.
Lots of people apply to and receive resources from ARIN that are not
members. The proposal in question makes a statement that these
resources should be made available for allocation only to members.
I suspect this is a linguistic error and not the author's intent, but,
perhaps the author will clarify.
>> 2. This probably conflicts with ARIN's existing process for hold times
>> before reuse.
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