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Re: How many routed hops would be considered too many to leave an AS
From: Christian Kuhtz <ck () arch bellsouth net>
Date: Mon, 14 May 2001 23:44:11 -0400


On Mon, May 14, 2001 at 05:59:35PM -0400, Thomas Gainer wrote:

Kind of a newbie questions, but I would like to know what the consensus is.

Hmm, until it breaks the application?

Latency is what matters.

That is unless your TTL expires prematurely; in this case
defined as before the applications endpoints can reach each 
other (which in turn could theoretically be a function of
latency as well).

-- 
Christian Kuhtz <ck () arch bellsouth net> -wk, <ck () gnu org> -hm
Sr. Architect, Engineering & Architecture, BellSouth.net, Atlanta, GA, U.S.
"I speak for myself only.""


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