Where to buy Internet IP addresses
leo.vegoda at icann.org
Mon May 4 09:06:26 CDT 2009
On May 4, 2009, at 6:21 AM, "Jack Bates" <jbates at brightok.net> wrote:
> Then tell RIR's to quit insisting that /56's have SWIP's. They can't
> very well be dynamic in nature via PD if they are being SWIP'd.
If you are referring to section 126.96.36.199 of ARIN's NRPM, it does not
require you to use SWIP. It requires that an ISP have records which
allow ARIN to evaluate a request for a subsequent allocation. SWIP
would work if ARIN wanted potentially 10s of millions of /56s in its
whois database but it is not explicitly required and ARIN staff can
presumably advise on suitable alternatives.
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