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Re: BOOM! there goes WorldCom
From: "Jay R. Ashworth" <jra () scfn thpl lib fl us>
Date: Wed, 16 Jul 1997 23:24:48 -0400

On Wed, Jul 16, 1997 at 05:00:02PM -0400, Dorian R. Kim wrote:
And you haven't checked since? In my experience, path redundancy doesn't stay
that way. Either the first or second round of grooming in carrier network
eliminates the path redundancy, and I don't know if it's possible to win
against the transmissions people about that.. We've fought with carriers about
that for a very long time, and didn't get anywhere..

Shouldn't/Don't carriers flag paths that are part of path redundancy
links to avoid automatically re-routing them?

-- jra
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