[e2e] e2e principle..where??....
J.Crowcroft at cs.ucl.ac.uk
Sun Jun 3 14:40:24 PDT 2001
In message <Pine.GSO.4.21.0106032145480.4017-100000 at phaestos.ee.surrey.ac.uk>,
Lloyd Wood typed:
>>On Sat, 2 Jun 2001, David P. Reed wrote:
>>> But the idea that something that is done in a
>>> distributed fashion is not against the end-to-end argument, if the
>>> distribution does not place the function into the network layer itself.
>>Is the above an argument against multicast?
given many segments are broadcast medium, yo ucould argue it is an
argument against unicast (i.e. forward filtering in routers:-)
>>all those negatives are making my head hurt.
>><L.Wood at surrey.ac.uk>PGP<http://www.ee.surrey.ac.uk/Personal/L.Wood/>
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