[arin-ppml] ARIN Multiple Discrete Networks Policy

Richard A Steenbergen ras at e-gerbil.net
Sat Oct 1 18:15:38 EDT 2011

On Sat, Oct 01, 2011 at 09:06:58PM +0000, John Curran wrote:
> Looking at the proposed definition:
>    Multiple = more than one network.   
> This is fine; no further elaboration needed.
>    Discrete = "one which must implement a unique routing policy"
>                (distinct from the other networks)
> How does ARIN staff determine that the network "must implement a 
> unique routing policy"?  

If they meet one of the existing examples for compelling reasons to use 
multiple discrete networks? I kinda figured that part was a given. :)

> As written, I see that this can be read as either [A] "the requestor 
> must clearly show that the network is configured with routing policy 
> which is unique from the others" or [B] "the requestor must show that 
> the network cannot function correctly without a routing policy which 
> is unique from the others" Which of the above ([A], [B]) did you 
> intend?

I'd say both, but again I think the policy already says this. :)

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