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[AfriNIC-rpd] Global Policy for IPv4 Allocations by the IANA Post Exhaustion

Hannigan, Martin marty at
Mon Nov 22 23:27:23 UTC 2010

On 11/22/10 10:58 PM, "SM" <sm at> wrote:

> Hi Martin,
> At 02:41 AM 11/22/2010, Hannigan, Martin wrote:
>> "an RFC" means any RFC. Basically deferring to the authority of the IETF and
>> whatever they ask the IANA to do.
> Actually no, as not all RFCs come from the IETF Stream.
>> Are you familiar with the IETF? Thanks for that, there has been an update to
> I am somewhat familiar with the IETF.

Right. Anyone can call something an RFC. The intent, as clearly stated, is
IETF. No other RFC process has authority over addressing. Why would anyone
assume otherwise? You will be the first to assume otherwise if you insist.

>> Yes, it has been discussed in most regions. When I present this at the
>> meeting, there will be a slide that shows that and some of the feedback
>> received.
> Thanks.

Youre welcome. You will see a complete report of the discussions in the
other regions during our presentation as required by the ASO process.



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