Re: PAB nIANA facts

Perry E. Metzger (
Wed, 10 Jun 1998 10:36:06 -0400

Bob Helfant writes:
> I posted this question when you informed me that ISOC was the "umbrella"
> for IANA. If there are no connections, or they are so vague that noone on
> this list can name them, what did you mean?

I gave you an answer. You asked about the new situation, and I
indicated that a better source of information than myself would be Don
Heath and/or Jon Postel. In other words, the situation right now is
fluid, as though that weren't obvious, and it would be better to ask
the people involved than to ask me.


> Bob Helfant
> At 04:16 PM 6/9/98 -0400, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> >
> >Bob Helfant writes:
> >> Would you mind clarifying for me and other inquiring minds what the actual
> >> (and official) relationship between ISOC and IANA and the new version of
> >> IANA is or will be. Thank you.
> >
> >Ask Jon and Don -- don't ask me.
> >
> >Perry
> >