[DBWG] RIPE proposed changes to the routing registry
madhvi at afrinic.net
Mon Jun 11 17:43:13 UTC 2018
We (AFRINIC staff) have planned to look into the possible solutions &
their implications. We shall revert back to this working group with an
At this moment, I unfortunately don't have an ETA.. this will be
possible after our brainstorming this week.
On 08/06/2018 6:20 PM, Job Snijders wrote:
> Dear Madhvi,
> On Fri, Jun 08, 2018 at 04:24:48PM +0400, Madhvi Gokool wrote:
>> Thanks Job for this insight.
> If AfriNIC sees any merit in the approach to forgo this extended type
> of validation (and rely solely on the authority of the AfriNIC member -
> the owner of the prefix).
> What would be the next step to deprecate this extended validation
> Kind regards,
>> On 08/06/2018 4:16 PM, Job Snijders wrote:
>>> Dear Madhvi,
>>> On Fri, Jun 08, 2018 at 04:07:17PM +0400, Madhvi Gokool wrote:
>>>>> On 08/06/2018 3:35 PM, Job Snijders wrote:
>>>>> It would be my understanding that the AFRINIC IRR still is only
>>>>> available to AfriNIC members if foreign ASNs are allowed in "route:"
>>>>> objects (just like with RPKI ROAs). After all, in my example it is not
>>>>> NTT who can create or remove the route-object, but only the AfriNIC
>>>>> member can create/remove/modify the route-object.
>>>> You have a valid point.
>>>> But, how can we ascertain (or rather do we want to ascertain) that
>>>> there is consent from the ASN holder that the ASN can be used in the
>>>> route(6) object?
>>> No consent is required from the ASN holder.
>>> As an example: The RIPE NCC IRR is moving to a model where only the
>>> prefix-owner needs to authorize route-object creation. This change was
>>> introduced because it was recognised that it brought significant delays
>>> to the provisioning process, and added no value, and in the case of
>>> RIPE's model it introduced pollution of the database.
>>> In other IRRs such as ARIN, NTTCOM, RADB this never was a requirement.
>>> Also, with RPKI ROAs, no such consent is required from the ASN holder.
>>> Kind regards,
>> Madhvi Gokool
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