[ppml] Effects of explosive routing table growth on ISP behavior

Stephen Sprunk stephen at sprunk.org
Thu Nov 1 11:33:10 EDT 2007

Thus spake "Brian Dickson" <briand at ca.afilias.info>
> Here's a thought:
> For any policy that requires usage of blocks assigned by $RIR, in
> addition to testing reachability of hosts in the block, require that the
> full block itself be seen in the DFZ (i.e. as a covering aggregate).

There is no single, coherent DFZ.  ARIN policy also allows assignment of 
blocks for private use.


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