[nanog] the whole world disappeared?
stephen at clark.net
Mon Apr 13 20:14:21 UTC 1998
I just heard "all of AT&T's PVC's died worldwide" -- this should be fun.
On Mon, 13 Apr 1998, Rob M VanHooren wrote:
> Anyone have details on AT&T tkt# 841-302-457?
> Apparently 75% of all Canada/US cross-border just fell over and died.
> I've got Frame and T's *and* 800/888 voice circuits that just went for a
> nosedive. Nobody's saying squat.
> Anyone with a clue or ETA? Who dropped a bomb or something? Is it just
> AT&T? I tried Sprint and MCI's NOCs; they are both also "experiencing
> heavy call volume" and that might be a clue it's bigger than just one IXC.
> And I wanted to go home on time (ie. before midnight). Sheesh. I know, I
> know, it's my fault -- I chose this as a career :-))
> Anyone with a clue, drop us a note?
> PS: yes, yes, this really should have gone to outage-discuss. Sorry...
> Rob M. VanHooren - Chief Plumber, +1 519 679-1155 x33
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