[ncc-services-wg] Proposal: Reduction of RIPE-NCC Actvities
Carlos Friacas cfriacas at fccn.pt
Wed Aug 13 09:29:05 CEST 2003
On Wed, 13 Aug 2003, Peter Galbavy wrote: > OK, I have had off list support from people who are maybe not quite willing > to be seen above the walls (yet). > > I would like to put a proposal before the annual meeting - which I will NOT > be able to attend personally. Is anyone else willing to carry this in my > absence ? Let me guess, too late for this year... > > The core of the proposal is: > > -- > It is proposed that the RIPE-NCC (a) immediately cease all activities not > directly required for the management of those registry functions necessary > to the continued well being of the Internet in Europe and other related > territories, "Europe and other related territories" doesnt seem quite right. It should be: "its service region". Debugging BGP data collected across the service region to understand (and take measures later) what is really going on doesnt fit in the "well being"? > and (b) undertakes a program of rationalisation that reflects > the ongoing commercial consolidation of it's membership while maintaining an > efficient and adequate level of service. > -- "ongoing commercial consolidation" equals give always preference to bigger members? > I want help with rewording (b) above. It is not quite right. i.e. "feel the > pain" instead of "gravy train". > > rgds, > -- > Peter Galbavy > Knowtion Ltd. > uk.kml > ./Carlos "Upgrade the Internet! -- Now!" -------------- [http://www.ip6.fccn.pt] http://www.fccn.pt <cfriacas at fccn.pt>, CMF8-RIPE, CF596-ARIN, Wide Area Network Workgroup FCCN - Fundacao para a Computacao Cientifica Nacional fax:+351 218472167 "Internet is just routes (125953/461), naming (millions) and... people!"