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Re: Tier1 blackholing policy?
From: "Patrick W. Gilmore" <patrick () ianai net>
Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2013 12:41:19 -0400
Composed on a virtual keyboard, please forgive typos.
On Apr 30, 2013, at 12:32, Thomas Schmid <schmid () dfn de> wrote:
Am 30.04.2013 17:53, schrieb Patrick W. Gilmore:
"Core"? Seriously? Which of these statements are true: A) Is it impossible for an end user or business (i.e.
non-ISP) to get a direct connection to a "Tier 1" (whatever the hell that means) provider. B) Most traffic on the
Internet traverses Tier 1s today. C) A Tier 1 has a different profit motive than a Tier 2 (whatever the hell that
means) providers. D) All Tier 1 providers are larger than all Tier 2 providers. We'll just skip over the E) all of
agree - I oversimplified, but I think you got the idea ...
No, I did not get the point.
I am not trolling. I just do not understand what you meant. Probably because there is no "core", so your statement did
not make sense.
Re: Tier1 blackholing policy? Jon Lewis (Apr 30)
Re: Tier1 blackholing policy? William Herrin (Apr 30)