Who has AS 1712?
bortzmeyer at nic.fr
Wed Nov 25 09:12:51 UTC 2009
On Tue, Nov 24, 2009 at 07:54:08PM -0800,
Joe Abley <jabley at hopcount.ca> wrote
a message of 13 lines which said:
> Are you suggesting that I should be able to block the assignment of
> particular ASNs by simply including them in an AS_PATH attribute on
> a route I originate, and making sure that route shows up in
No one suggested a complete, blind and automatic blocking of the
assignment. Just a suggestion to RIRs to check if the AS number they
are ready to assign is used in an AS path somewhere and, if so, to
raise a flag, to assign a physical person on the matter, to
investigate, to check the databases, etc.
This would have catched the AS 1712 issue.
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