[arin-ppml] Draft Policy ARIN-2020-5: Clarify and Update Requirements for Allocations to Downstream Customers

Kat Hunter takokat81 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 17 14:47:45 EDT 2020

I have updated the language changing it from BGP specifically to "a border
routing protocol".


On Fri, Jul 17, 2020 at 2:43 PM Owen DeLong <owen at delong.com> wrote:

> Speaking as one fo the proposal's authors, I appreciate and agree with
> that bit of feedback. The intent was to express the requirement that the
> customer route the prefix over multiple upstream ISPs; while in practical
> terms, BGP is the only reasonable way to do this, the policy text should
> not preclude other approaches.
> I suspect a revision will be forthcoming. I provided a language suggestion
> to the AC yesterday which I believe addresses this concern, though the
> language proposed would still require a routing protocol.
> In this context (IPv4 policy for justifying a /24), approaches which do
> not involve a routing protocol do not come with the inherent need to use
> the same prefix among multiple providers and therefore do not require a /24.
> Owen
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