IPV6 Anycast for streaming

Oliver olipro at 8.c.9.b.
Mon Aug 13 16:14:37 UTC 2012

On Sunday 12 August 2012 13:09:56 Christopher Morrow wrote:
> anycast can take many forms, including anycast inside a single ASN
> which to the outside world looks like a single announcement (or even
> an announcement covered by an aggregate) - falls into that
> sort of deployment, I believe.

Level3 are the origin AS for - they're obviously not singlehomed so 
this isn't a suitable comparison.

In any case, the purpose of my statement was to draw a line between Anycast to 
an AS you're singlehomed on vs. Anycast when multihomed - in the latter case 
you may wish to do more work to ensure desirable bestpath selection, I wasn't 
trying to state nor imply that Anycast when single-homed doesn't count as 


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