Arnold Nipper arnold at
Sun Dec 21 00:37:03 UTC 2003

Stephen J. Wilcox wrote, On 21.12.2003 01:23:
>>I don't believe that route servers in the RFC 1863 sense have ever seen 
>>any real deployment.
> I know at least one big global backbone who uses that deployment... i also know 
> it causes them headaches!

To work properly rfc1863 requires also modified clients. Would be 
interestung to know what this big global backbone is using.

We considered to implement rfc1863 in quagga ( but 
stopped when we saw that clients have to support rfc1863 as well. And 
afaik no one of the big vendors does (or is even considering)


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