[arin-ppml] Draft Policy ARIN-2019-21: Reserved Pool Replenishment

Joe Provo ppml at rsuc.gweep.net
Mon Dec 30 09:15:16 EST 2019

On Fri, Dec 27, 2019 at 01:00:15PM -0600, David Farmer wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 27, 2019 at 12:01 PM John Curran <jcurran at arin.net> wrote:
> > It is certainly the case that if you wanted ARIN to do something different
> > than that, the alternative would need to be clearly spelt out in policy ???
> > the highly obvious nature of returning blocks to their special pools
> > doesn???t necessarily require any specification in policy, unless it is being
> > done to avoid having such blocks inadvertently become subject to new policy
> > language.
> >
> If this policy doesn't gain consensus, I don't think it is necessary to put
> the first sentence into policy separately, I agree it is a fairly obvious
> thing to do. However, having it included in this policy makes it abundantly
> clear that the second sentence doesn't somehow apply the resources
> originally allocated from the 4.4 or 4.10 pools.  Further, the second
> sentence, as written, applies to "any other resource", and that phrasing
> wouldn't make much sense without the first sentence.
I support both in principle and the specific text, also notably 
to provide the insurance as indicated by the tail end of John's 
paragraph above.

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