[dns-operations] glitch on [ip6|in-addr].arpa?
warren at kumari.net
Thu Oct 10 20:01:08 UTC 2019
On Thu, Oct 10, 2019 at 4:59 PM Frank Louwers <frank at tembo.be> wrote:
> Hi Warren,
> The lack of peering with a network doesn't prevent my accessing them,
> it just means that my packets take a sub-optimal route.
> The above doesn't look like that at all, it looks like $something else
> (like dropped fragments), which is completely different to not
> I feel like I haven't had my morning coffee, and am missing something
> wildly obvious here -- please, what it is?
> : Well, sub-optimal in terms of number of AS's, not necessarily in
> terms of congestion, latency, reliability, geography, etc.
> You don't peer with HE, but you buy transit from a company that does peer with HE.
> Neither Cogent or HE buy transit from anybody else. They only peer and have customers. They don't buy "fallback" traffic.
Ohhhhhhhhh... yes. As I said, I *felt* like I was missing something
obvious. That was it.... and now I feel like an idiot :-P
> Now if Cogent refuses to peer with HE (or the other way around), and they both don't buy traffic from anybody else, they can't reach each other...
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I don't think the execution is relevant when it was obviously a bad
idea in the first place.
This is like putting rabid weasels in your pants, and later expressing
regret at having chosen those particular rabid weasels and that pair
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