Is there a method or tool(s) to prove network outages?

Dobbins, Roland rdobbins at
Mon Dec 2 02:15:29 UTC 2013

On Dec 2, 2013, at 2:50 AM, Matt Palmer <mpalmer at> wrote:

> I'm surprised nobody's mentioned the root question to answer before you go off spending time setting up anything in particular: what *will* the ISP
> accept (or be forced to accept) as outage/instability proof?

That was my point - if the upstream won't accept ICMP pings, what's the likelihood he'll accept anything else, either?

Roland Dobbins <rdobbins at> // <>

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