Starlink routing

Masataka Ohta mohta at
Tue Jan 24 02:59:55 UTC 2023

Jorge Amodio wrote:

> We are in the process of starting a new Working Group at IETF, Timer
> Variant Routing or TVR.
> Some of the uses cases are for space applications where you can predict or
> schedule the availability and capacity of "links" (radio, optical)

Even though the current routing protocols have no difficulty
to treat unpredictable/unscheduled changes on links?

> This gets sort of merged with DTN (Delay/Disruption Tolerant Networking.)

I have been saying that DTN is a reinvention of UUNET.

As such, it should be noted that, in UUNET, availability of
phone links between computers was scheduled.

					Masataka Ohta

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