[arin-ppml] A Redefinition of IPv4 Need post ARINrun-out(was:Re:Against 2013-4)

Steven Ryerse SRyerse at eclipse-networks.com
Wed Jun 12 13:44:53 EDT 2013

Bill suggested a waiting period with a between allocations and I suggested it be 6 months with a hardship option.  See post from earlier this morning.  

-----Original Message-----
From: Brandon Ross [mailto:bross at pobox.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 1:34 PM
To: Steven Ryerse
Cc: Mike Burns; Mike Burns; ARIN PPML
Subject: Re: [arin-ppml] A Redefinition of IPv4 Need post ARINrun-out(was:Re:Against 2013-4)

On Wed, 12 Jun 2013, Steven Ryerse wrote:

> Certainly the big guys can take care of themselves but they shouldn't 
> be arbitrarily excluded.

Huh?  How are they excluded?

> I think this change should apply to the free pool as well.  Obviously 
> hoarding isn't good but there is only so much that can be done to 
> prevent it.  If some extra allocations happen then that means we are 
> just closer to IPv6 and whatever IPv4 market happens with legacy 
> blocks that become available one way or another after ARINs free pool 
> exhaustion.

I strongly disagree this should apply to the free pool.  If it were, there would be nothing stopping me from getting IPv4 space, selling it on the transfer market, then coming back for more, time and time again, until the free pool is exhausted.

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