topological closeness....

George Herbert gherbert at
Tue May 14 01:20:24 UTC 1996

Having a dynamic determination of which cache to use (say, by using
the one which responds fastest to a ping) wouldn't be so bad though.
Have each site keep a list of cache servers it considers close enough,
and pick the one with the instantaneous best performance whenever
fetching something.

-george william herbert
gherbert at

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