Updating contact information, where to check

Abha Ahuja ahuja at merit.edu
Fri Sep 10 17:28:02 UTC 1999


Hey Everyone....

Just an FYI.  It should be whois.radb.net not whois.rsng.net.
(whois.rsng.net is not a public whois server).

-abha ;)

On Fri, 10 Sep 1999, Sean Donelan wrote:

> 
> "Major" primary and secondary references for contact information.  When
> making updates, you should check all these locations for obsolete or
> incorrect information.  Actually getting the owner/operator of all of
> these to make the changes is left as an exercise for the reader.  Yes,
> I know I have some obsolete information around, and no I haven't figured
> out how to correct it everywhere.
> 
> Autonomous System Number
> IPv4 Network Number
> IPv6 Network Number?
>    Primary references
> 	whois.arin.net
> 	whois.ripe.net
> 	whois.apnic.net
> 
>    Secondary references
>         whois.rsng.net
> 	whois.cw.net
> 	whois.ans.net (still answers)
> 	IN-ADDR.ARPA TXT records for some exchange points
> 	IN-ADDR.ARPA SOA records for some network numbers
> 
> Maintainer Record
>    Primary references
> 	whois.arin.net
> 	whois.ripe.net
>         whois.rsng.net
> 	whois.cw.net
> 	whois.ans.net (still answers)
> 
> Domain Name
>    Primary references
> 	whois.crsnic.net
>         many other registries, see SuperWhois tool
> 
>    Secondary references
> 	lots, see spam
> 
> Name Server (Glue record)
>    Primary references
> 	whois.crsnic.net
>         many other registries, see SuperWhois tools
> 
>    Secondary references
> 	rare
> 
> Other lists of contacts
>     Exchange points
> 	http://nap.aads.net/nap.contacts.html
> 	http://www.paix.net/participants/paix-participants.htm
> 
>     Other lists
> 	http://puck.nether.net/netops/nocs.cgi
> -- 
> Sean Donelan, Data Research Associates, Inc, St. Louis, MO
>   Affiliation given for identification not representation
> 
> 
> 

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