[Community-Discuss] requesting database cleanup

Noah noah at neo.co.tz
Thu Aug 27 20:44:56 UTC 2020

Hi Frank

I double checked bgp historical on he.net and seems like he.net also
records the same https://bgp.he.net/AS64500#_irr

And AS40978 PJSC "Football Club "Shakhtar" (Donetsk)" in Ukraine are the

I think Owen indicated that he does some work for Larus Cloud Services and
perhaps he can help fix this one as well :-)

neo - network engineering and operations

On Thu, Aug 27, 2020 at 10:00 PM Frank Habicht <geier at geier.ne.tz> wrote:

> Hi,


> sorry for the disturbance in the regular programming.


> I was about to ask (on this list or another) for a contact to help clean

> up a suspicious entry in the RADB IRR - yes, not related to AfriNIC.


> but looking at the entry:


> $ whois AS64500

> [Querying whois.radb.net]

> [whois.radb.net]

> aut-num: AS64500

> as-name: LARUS-2

> descr: Larus Cloud Service Limited

> admin-c: Tingting Xu

> tech-c: tingting xu

> mnt-by: MAINT-LARUS

> changed: h.lu at laruscloudservice.net 20180622 #08:42:16Z

> source: RADB


> I was wondering if maybe someone subscribed to *this* mailing list was

> the creator and has full ability to remove an aut-num object, which per

> RFC5398

> https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5398

> [how did I get to that?

> https://www.iana.org/assignments/as-numbers/as-numbers.xhtml]


> ... is an ASN reserved for documentation.


> Does anyone have the power to just remove this object referring to an

> ASN that is not theirs?


> PS: yes, I was reading some documentation with this ASN and was not

> aware of the reservation, and looked it up in whois, and got the "funny"

> entry in RADB...


> PPS: possible improvement: if anyone can get RADB to prevent reserves

> ASNs to be created in their DB as aut-num, that'd be great.


> Thanks,

> Frank


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