too many routes

Jeremy Porter jerry at
Thu Sep 11 16:42:58 UTC 1997

>In other words, removing the feedback mechanisms on the
>growth of the number of globally-visible prefixes and on
>prefix instability is probably a really bad idea.

Based on the comment from the registries at the DC Nanog,
truer words have rarely been spoken.  The registries were themeselves
starting to have scaling issues relating to the number of requests
for portable assignments.

Jeremy Porter, Freeside Communications, Inc.      jerry at
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