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Re: Katrina Network Damage Report

  • From: George William Herbert
  • Date: Sat Sep 10 22:56:45 2005


Randy wrote:
>George William Herbert <gherbert@retro.com>
>> Looking at the routing tables you see failures.  If a prefix
>> goes away completely and utterly, and is truly unreachable,
>> then anyone trying to see it is going to see an outage.
>
>not if a covering or more specific tells us how to get packets
>to the destination.  but perhaps that's what you mean by a
>prefix being unreachable and i am being too picky.


Yes, to clarify, by "completely and utterly" i mean not just
the prefix that you saw drop, but more specific and more general routes
that you may have access to as well.


-george william herbert
gherbert@retro.com





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