[arin-ppml] Draft Policy ARIN-2013-4: RIR Principles - revised

William Herrin bill at herrin.us
Tue Jul 9 14:52:47 EDT 2013

On Tue, Jul 9, 2013 at 2:19 PM, Chris Grundemann <cgrundemann at gmail.com> wrote:
> The words used were carefully chosen:
> Let me shed some light on why.

Hi Chris,

Thanks for the insight.

> Therefor, sustainability is the goal (the desired state) and
> conservation is the principle (the how) used to meet that goal, hence
> the wording used. I hope that helps clear up any lingering confusion.

Now I'll play the "aren't those supposed to be synonymous" card. It
seems to me that principles and goals are the same thing: a high level
description of the desired state that we intend to ARIN to seek.
Policy and procedure then describes "the how."

Bill Herrin

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