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Re: Verio Peering Question
From: "Patrick W. Gilmore" <patrick () ianai net>
Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2001 19:33:17 -0400
At 04:31 PM 9/27/2001 -0700, Randy Bush wrote:
>> I don't think anyone has ever claimed (Randy included)
>> that filtering out long prefixes never hurts performance /to
>> those long prefixes/. Just that the usage of those long
>> prefixes is small, the effect is often small, and the NET
>> effect (i.e. on performance to all prefixes) is often improved,
>> AND the 'public good' effect, in terms of encouraging
>> CIDR and discouraging disaggregation has benefits for
>> the global routing table, for everybody, in terms of
>> reduction of cost (nice statistical demonstration at
>> last IETF Ptomaine session - please refer to 'belling
>> the cat' problem).
>> Are you going to present statistical data to the contrary?
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