Re: [sidr] pCNT & prepending

Highwayman <chris.hall@highwayman.com> Thu, 28 July 2011 19:08 UTC

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From: Highwayman <chris.hall@highwayman.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2011 15:07:46 -0400
To: Randy Bush <randy@psg.com>
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Subject: Re: [sidr] pCNT & prepending
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On 28 Jul 2011, at 13:31, Randy Bush <randy@psg.com> wrote:

>> It's not clear to me how the system is protected from some
>> unscrupulous transit provider setting their AS's to zero width, in
>> order to attract more traffic.
> 
> and what is to stop them from using the transparency hack today?

Not sure I see much challenge in having the bar at "anything will do, provided it's not a step back from where we are now", given where we are now :-)

Chris