Do Not Complicate Routing Security with Voodoo Economics

jim deleskie deleskie at
Sun Sep 4 14:19:34 UTC 2011

While I can think of some corner cases for this, ie you have a
satellite down link from one provider and fiber to anther.  I expect
this is not the norm for most networks/customers.


On Sun, Sep 4, 2011 at 10:59 AM, Randy Bush <randy at> 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.
> randy

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