[arin-ppml] Draft Policy ARIN-2016-8: Removal of Indirect POC Validation Requirement

William Herrin bill at herrin.us
Thu Dec 22 11:53:52 EST 2016

On Wed, Dec 21, 2016 at 4:25 PM, james machado <hvgeekwtrvl at gmail.com> wrote:
> As a former (and possibly current) assignee of a SWIP reassignment one of
> the larger issues is I had no idea I had multiple POCs created by the ISPs
> in the first place.
> Prior to getting my current assignment, the ISP I was using created a POC
> for each SWIP it remembered to do.  Thus I had POCa, POCb ... POCn, one for
> each circuit/address combo from each ISP.   Even after doing multiple
> searches I am not sure I have found them all.

Hi James,

This sounds like another ARIN process issue to me. Unless you used a
different email address for each one, ARIN should have been able to
detect and do something sensible with the duplicates.

> There should also be a stick.  I don't know the form of the stick but those
> creating the third party POCs should be held accountable when they 1) don't
> do them and 2) do them wrong.

Just so.

Bill Herrin

William Herrin ................ herrin at dirtside.com  bill at herrin.us
Owner, Dirtside Systems ......... Web: <http://www.dirtside.com/>

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