[e2e] Reacting to corruption based loss

Detlef Bosau detlef.bosau at web.de
Wed Jun 29 13:32:49 PDT 2005

Cannara wrote:
> Detlef, on the questions relating to Internet loss, you should talk to the
> folks at SLAC, who've been doing Ping-around-the-world for years.  Try Les
> Cottrell, who may be listening.  It was, not long ago, that peering points,
> especially back East, were losing 30% of frames for busy periods.  Don't know
> what that is today.

I´m not quite sure, but with respect to the list topic: was this
_corruption_ based loss? Or _congestion_ based loss?

(Or did "busy" mean, the cable guys were busy cleaning the NICs? *SCNR*)


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