[afnog] ARIN to allocate from 74/8 & 75/8
Christopher L. Morrow christopher.morrow at mci.com
Tue Sep 20 22:57:34 CEST 2005
On Tue, 20 Sep 2005, Todd Underwood wrote: > > randy, all, > > On Tue, Sep 20, 2005 at 10:37:13AM -1000, Randy Bush wrote: > > > Connectivity testing is currently being done by Team Cymru on the following > > > three /20s (one from each /8). All of these test allocations originate with > > > AS36666. > > > > > > 22.214.171.124/20 > > > 126.96.36.199/20 > > > 188.8.131.52/20 > > > > and how is that testing being done? > > > i.e. is there a pingable address in each, as has been > > discussed here just a few times? > > ping is ok, but routing table entry existence seems better. ping can > fail for lots of reasons and what we're really testing is routing, not > icmp end-to-end, right? > actually, routing is only half the problem (or some portion less than ALL of it atleast). Perhaps the traffic gets/got acl'd somewhere even though there are routes? I think Randy's asking: "Is there a webserver or ping host out there we can test from inside our network to inside proposed new network(s)?" > if it's useful, i'd be happy to report what percentage of my peers > have/don't have routes to these prefixes. > that might be neat too :) on your webpage perhaps?