TransAtlantic Cable Break

Roderick S. Beck info at
Fri Jun 22 15:13:02 UTC 2007

Thank you Vladis for pointing out that untidy detail ..


Best Regards,

> On Fri, 22 Jun 2007 10:43:46 EDT, Jim Popovitch said:
>> On Fri, 2007-06-22 at 10:27 -0400, Roderick S. Beck wrote:
>> > So none of the customers on that well known system have any ring
>> > protection at this point nor will they during the next two weeks.
>> Isn't that the way a ring works?  Sounds like everything is working
>> as designed.
> Right.  When one side got chomped by a turbo-shark or whatever got it,
> the other side took over.  And until they fix the first side, any failure
> on the other side will mean it will fail over to the *other* other side.
> Oh, there *is* no "*other* other side"?  That must be what Roderick
> meant.. ;)

Roderick S. Beck.
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