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Re: NSPs and filters
From: Jon Lewis <jlewis () inorganic5 fdt net>
Date: Sat, 12 Jul 1997 23:33:15 -0400 (EDT)

On Sat, 12 Jul 1997, ice9 wrote:

This is not a nice thing to do to a router, especially while the router is
trying to keep up with 50 other customers...  And if more than 1 customer
wants this type of service, you start really feeling the load.

I'm not saying UUNet should install whatever filters I want on their
routers.  I'm just saying the net would be a MUCH nicer place if NSP's all
did ingress filtering on their customer connections.  If current routers
can't handle the load this would create, then NSP's need to find vendors
willing to deliver the necessary power, or they need to rethink the way
they design their networks.  

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