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Re: ARIN Services
From: Randy Bush <randy () psg com>
Date: Mon, 20 Apr 1998 09:24:13 -0700 (PDT)
it'd be nice if the registries mirror each other. Unfortunately, the
technology to do so does not yet exist [back! back! down! (fighting off
another attack of cynicism)]. RIDE -- it's not just a good idea,
it's... umm, well, it's a good idea.
it was a good idea. then it decided to be a wonderful expansive design
by committee, as opposed to sticking to the simple goal.
as we have never seen this kind of committee failure mode before, one can
understand why this mistake has been made. <dripping sarcasm>