prop-012: Improving reliability of IRR database


This is a proposal to implement a light weight prefix checker which can identify invalid origin-as prefixes when compared with prefixes in BGP router and IRR database. The proposal also includes a system to investigate consistency among AS policies in IRR databases around the world.

Proposal reference prop-012-v001
Current status Presented at APNIC 16. No further action required.
Discussion document A proposal of improving reliability of IRR database
Author Masasi Eto
Relevant forum Routing SIG
Mailing list sig-routing

Proposal history

Activity Date Status
Posting to mailing list N/A Not announced
Presentation at APNIC meeting 21 August 2003 APNIC 16

  • Presentation [ppt | pdf]
  • Routing SIG minutes [html]