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Re: New peering criteria

  • From: Vijay Gill
  • Date: Wed Jun 06 16:21:01 2001

On 6 Jun 2001, Sean Donelan wrote:

> If you think it will hurt the other provider more than you, you'll
> terminate the agreement.  If you think it will hurt you more, you'll
> fight to keep it in place.

If it will hurt you more than it will hurt them, then you aren't a really
a "peer", and in that case, the disparity is resolved by the use of a
service contract whereby you pay them money in exchange for connectivity.

/vijay










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