[arin-ppml] Draft Policy ARIN-2012-5: Removal of Renumbering Requirement for Small Multihomers

Seth Mattinen sethm at rollernet.us
Tue Jul 31 21:50:24 EDT 2012

On 7/31/12 6:32 PM, George Herbert wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 31, 2012 at 6:17 PM, Owen DeLong <owen at delong.com> wrote:
>> There's been a lot of discussion here about this between Seth
>> and I. How do others feel about putting in a restriction that subsequent
>> non-renumbered requests wait one-year after submitting the prior
>> request?
>> Generally, I oppose the idea of a waiting period as an unnecessary
>> inconvenience both to the requestor and to staff which provides little,
>> if any benefit to the community. However, if that will help us move the
>> policy proposal forward with greater consensus, then I would consider
>> it an acceptable tradeoff. I would like to hear more from the community
>> about whether such a modification to this proposal would increase or
>> decrease your willingness to support it.
> I would like a clearer articulation of the objections.
> If this does enable "handing out /24s like candy" in some meaningful
> way then I oppose it, but I am not so far seeing it.  Unless the
> objections are made more clear I would support it as originally
> posted.

I've posed several objections, can you pinpoint the ones you feel are
not clear?


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