Generation of traffic in "settled" peering arrangement

Vadim Antonov avg at
Tue Aug 25 19:46:52 UTC 1998

Sean M. Doran wrote:
> Actually the distribution problem is pretty simple.
> In your forwarding table add a per-prefix cost.
> The cost is expressed in terms of tokens.
> The tokens are deducted from a token bucket.
> The number of tokens in the bucket (depth and refresh-rate) is
> arrived at by some engineering or sales process.
> This polices MEDs nicely.
Hm.  Aggregation breaks that scheme nicely.  Absense of
aggregation breaks routing nicely.


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