Persistent BGP peer flapping - do you care?

Tony Hain alh-ietf at
Fri Jan 18 01:22:30 UTC 2002

Dickson, Brian wrote:
> A good rule of thumb (possibly from RFC 822) is, be liberal
> in what you
> accept and strict in what you send.

While it has appeared in several docs, the earliest I have found is
RFC760 (not to be confused with the most prophetic RFC706 - On the junk
mail problem) which was the predecessor to RFC791 - IPv4.


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