What is a ROLE object; can I use a ROLE object as a registry contact (reg-contact)?
A role object is similar to the person object. (Further information about role and person objects can be found in the RIPE Database Library.
A role object represents a company or a department within a company. However, it has an attribute "trouble:" that may be used to provide contact information for operations staff.
role: RIPE DBM
address: Singel 258
address: NL-1016 AB Amsterdam
address: Kingdom of the Netherlands
e-mail: ripe-dbm _at_ ripe _dot_ net
remarks: RIPE Database Administration
trouble: Documentation: http://www.ripe.net/ripe/docs/database.html
trouble: FAQ: http://www.ripe.net/faq/database/index.html