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[rpd] New Proposal: Lame delegations in AFRINIC reverse DNS
nishal at controlfreak.co.za
Fri Apr 14 10:44:16 UTC 2017
On 13 Apr 2017, at 16:59, Derrick Harrison wrote:
> I support this.
> I would also add a DNS check when adding your authoritative server for
> zone. If your DNS server is not configured to be authoritative for
> zone, then it must not be allowed to be added.
that’s a good suggestion to the afrinic team!
that’s something that can be implemented without policy ie. as part of
the checks and balances process of adding new domain-objects to the
WHOIS (otherwise read as: implementation of existing policy).
*removal* of something, that’s already in WHOIS is trickier, as
there’s no policy to allow removal, and afrinic isn’t allowed to
delete objects, unless they are allocated/assigned to a member that is
no longer active (ie. closed member), or part of some protracted legal
process (and we arenot going there, because that’s not part of this
so what we’re trying to do here - in policy - is give afrinic the ok,
to go ahed and clean up. more than that, we’re also *telling* afrinic
that we, as a community, *want* to keep WHOIS clean, and this is how
they should deal with one aspect of records in WHOIS that aren’t
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