Ping triangulation

Peter Lothberg roll at
Mon Jul 29 06:58:06 UTC 1996

> They use the ping times to figure out which server would be closest.
> All the servers are not located in the same place.  The idea is that 
> european users may receive better service from a european server.
> Roy

The network topology and geography does not match very well, I would guess
that the network center of Europe is likely to be somwhere on the US

Only Stockholm have multiple international E3 links....


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