[arin-ppml] ARIN-prop-137 Global Policy for post exhaustion IPv4 allocation mechanisms by the IANA

Charles O'Hern charles at office.tcsn.net
Wed Mar 23 15:53:49 EDT 2011

On 3/13/11 12:45 PM, Jeffrey Lyon wrote:
> .. but they shouldn't be returned to IANA so we don't need a mechanism
> for ensuring that anything happens when, in theory, the undesirable
> occurs.
> I'm still opposed.
> Best regards, Jeff

Why is the possibility (if high improbability) of returning assets to IANA undesirable?

It is possible at some future time that ARIN has assets that no one in ARIN's region needs.  Why shouldn't they be returned to IANA?

Charles O'Hern
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