/27 the new /24

Jeremy Austin jhaustin at gmail.com
Sun Oct 11 20:17:26 UTC 2015

On Sat, Oct 10, 2015 at 12:51 PM, Todd Underwood <toddunder at gmail.com>

> you already know that that's not how the internet in the rural west works.
>  it's fine.  smile and nod and pretend that they are making sensible claims
> and move back to trying to figure out how to make things work on your own
> network.

Thank you, Todd. While I must take some exception to your use of the word
'hinterlands' [1] rather than 'frontier', you're right on the mark
everywhere else. :)

With all the talk around updating BCPs, perhaps we also need IUPs --
Interesting Uncommon Practices: the edge cases which contrast to, but do
not invalidate, the middle.


[1] Kleinfeld, "The Frontier Romance"

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