Mechanisms for a multi-homed host to pick the best router
Laurence F. Sheldon, Jr.
LarrySheldon at cox.net
Wed Sep 17 21:42:15 CDT 2008
Cayle Spandon wrote:
> I have a server which is multi-homed to N routers as shown below:
> R1---| |
> | |
> R2---| |
> ... | S |
> | |
> Rn---| |
> This server is a host; it is not a router in the sense that it will never
> forward any packets (but it might run routing protocols as discussed below).
This is going to be the stupid question of the day, but unless you have
a route policy (in which case, what was the question again?) why would
you not sent the reply out the same spigot you go the request on?
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