[AusNOG] APNIC Slashes Costs for New Members

Jared Hirst jared.hirst at serversaustralia.com.au
Fri Mar 1 20:01:29 EST 2013

Agree, and one would have thought that me as a member paying them they
would at least look into people taking advantage of the system,
clearly I'm just the only one that sees this as an issue.

Sorry for bringing it up, I'll remember in future to just be attend a
political meeting with APNIC and not voice it here for discussion :)


Jared Hirst
Servers Australia Pty Ltd
Phone: 1300 788 862
Direct: (02) 4307 4205
E-mail: jared.hirst at serversaustralia.com.au

On 01/03/2013, at 7:56 PM, Mark Newton <newton at atdot.dotat.org> wrote:

> On 01/03/2013, at 19:04, Jared Hirst <jared.hirst at serversaustralia.com.au> wrote:
>> I've mentioned it to apnic and got no response.
> Why would you expect a response from them? Nobody at APNIC actually runs APNIC, they just do what their members tell them to do. What do you think they're supposed to say?
> By and large, APNIC members seem pretty relaxed about the whole "using less address space than you've been allocated," thing, and they've set policies accordingly. It isn't APNIC's place to disagree with those policies or say they're bad or wrong, it's their job to execute them.
>> Ill take that advice
>> and attend a policy meeting and voice my concerns plus show some
>> evidence of it happening (I know of 10+ cases)
> Randy's gonna love you.
>   - mark

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