[arin-ppml] UPDATE: ARIN Draft Policy 2011-5: Shared Transition Space

John Curran jcurran at arin.net
Tue Jul 12 10:40:22 EDT 2011

On Jul 12, 2011, at 10:21 AM, Chris Grundemann wrote:

> A new, much more polished, version of I-D,
> draft-bdgks-arin-shared-transition-space has been submitted and is
> available for viewing at:
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-bdgks-arin-shared-transition-space-01.
> This draft will be discussed at IETF 81 alongside I-D,
> draft-weil-shared-transition-space-request on Wednesday (July 27)
> morning during the opsawg session
> <http://tools.ietf.org/wg/opsawg/agenda>. I encourage everyone who has
> an opinion on this topic to attend, either in person or remotely, and
> make your voice heard.
> Thanks again to everyone who contributed and helped get this I-D
> completed on time.
> Cheers,
> ~Chris

For avoidance of doubt, I will note that I supplied the following text 
for the revised draft:

> 7.  IANA Considerations
>    Upon notification by the IAB that that an address reservation should
>    be made, ARIN is willing to proceed with the implementation of its
>    Draft Policy 2011-5 which would result in ARIN reserving IPv4 /10
>    block for shared transition.  The IANA is to record the allocation of
>    the IPv4 address block for this purpose.  Alternatively, the IAB may
>    direct the IANA to request return of sufficient address space from
>    ARIN's available IPv4 number resource pool to allow the IANA to
>    perform this reservation directly.

To the best of my knowledge, this text reflects the readily available 
options for implementation of Draft Policy 2011-5.


John Curran
President and CEO

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