History of What's the story?

Scott Howard scott at doc.net.au
Sun Feb 14 22:00:27 UTC 2010

On Sun, Feb 14, 2010 at 1:19 PM, Sean Reifschneider <jafo at tummy.com> wrote:
>> Why "conjecture"?  Examining the /32s from inside and outside of 3356
> I said conjecture because every person I found in my searches said things
> like "I think it might be anycasted" or "they could be using anycast".
> Until this thread, I didn't see any that spoke with authority on the
> subject.

http://www.traceroute.org (and/or http://lg.level3.net, etc) will show
pretty readily confirm that it's anycast.

They will also show that in some parts of the world the various addresses go to different locations.  eg, from Level 3 in
London I'm seeing, .3 and .5 going to London, but .2, .4 and
.6 all go to Frankfurt.

Personally I've moved away from using and .2 after we had a
few issues with them, especially in Europe. and .6 seem to be
far more stable, although obviously that might vary depending on


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