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 referenceprop-012-v001
Current statusPresented at APNIC 16. No further action required.
Discussion documentA proposal of improving reliability of IRR database
AuthorMasasi Eto
Relevant forumRouting SIG
Mailing listsig-routing

Proposal history

Posting to mailing listN/ANot announced
Presentation at APNIC meeting21 August 2003


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