Anyone notice strange announcements for 174.128.31.0/24

Florian Weimer fw at deneb.enyo.de
Mon Jan 12 15:14:21 CST 2009


* Jack Bates:

> Florian Weimer wrote:
>> I think this is over the line.  You can't put other people's IDs into
>> routing data on production networks.  (Well, technically you can,
>> obviously, but you shouldn't.)
>
> Actually, the placement of the ASN is exactly what they need to do the
> test, as it is treated as a routing loop and discarded.

Sorry, I fail to see how apparent necessity justifies anything,
especially in an academic context.




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