Do Not Complicate Routing Security with Voodoo Economics
Patrick W. Gilmore
patrick at ianai.net
Sun Sep 4 09:04:36 CDT 2011
On Sep 4, 2011, at 9:59 AM, Randy Bush wrote:
>> I have worked for more then one transit free network, and have work
>> with people from (most) of the rest, we always prefer cust over peer,
>> every time.
> again, more than one of the world's largest providers prefer peers. and
> even if they wanted to change, it would be horribly anti-pola to the
> affected customers, like white hot wires. and one just does not do that
> to customers.
I repeat, you are obviously talking about a small subset of customers, right? Please clarify.
Because I know customers of all 14 transit free networks, and these customers all believe the network is preferring their routes unless the customer sends a community to override that preference.
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