Reliance Jio orignating Charter's /16 pool

Anurag Bhatia
Just noticed that Reliance Jio (AS55836) seems to be originating a /16 which is for Charter Communications (AS20115) - route-views>sh ip bgp long | exclude 20115 BGP table version is 18764390, local router ID is Status codes: s suppressed, d damped, h history, * valid, > best, i - internal, r RIB-failure, S Stale, m multipath, b backup-path, f RT-Filter, x best-external, a additional-path, c RIB-compressed, Origin codes: i - IGP, e - EGP, ?

Private IPs in Public routing

Anurag Bhatia
Sometimes we see interesting IP’s in traceroute & they confuse lot of people. I have seen this topic in discussion twice on NANOG and once on Linux Delhi user group. OK - let’s pick an example: anurag:~ anurag$ traceroute traceroute to (, 64 hops max, 52 byte packets 1 router ( 1.176 ms 0.993 ms 0.941 ms 2 ( 20.626 ms 29.101 ms 19.216 ms 3 (218.