ARIN Routing Registry vs RADB vs X

Craig Holland cholland at rnmd.net
Thu Sep 25 17:57:20 CDT 2008


They gave no particular reason.  I figured I'd ask ya'all before I
started to push back and use phrases like 'silly', 'ridiculous', and
'pointless' in my argument to them.

Thanks,
Craig

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christian Koch [mailto:christian at broknrobot.com]
> Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2008 3:53 PM
> To: Craig Holland
> Cc: nanog at merit.edu
> Subject: Re: ARIN Routing Registry vs RADB vs X
> 
> Sounds ridiculous...radb mirrors arins db, I don't see why they are
> trying to force you to use radb.
> 
> You can query whois.radb.net and you will be able to see your arin
> objects...
> 
> Did they give you a reason on WHY you should have to use RADB?
> 
> 
> Christian
> 
> 
> 
> On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 6:38 PM, Craig Holland <cholland at rnmd.net>
wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I recently ran across a situation where a large ISP only accepts IRR
> > entries generated by RADB to build their path filters.  I use the
ARIN
> > Routing Registry.  Is this a common practice?  Should I convert over
to
> > RADB?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Craig
> >
> >
> >






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