[ppml] Use of HD ratios (esp. 0.94)

Geoff Huston gih at apnic.net
Fri Oct 19 20:56:00 EDT 2007

Geoff Huston wrote:
> Brian,
> [...]
>> However, at review time, both have a threshold of 36.9% utilization.
>> The presumption is that ISP A's assignments are 100% utilized.
> The intent of the use of /56 in the efficiency metric was to provide a 
> common mechanism to measure the efficiency of end-site prefix 
> assignments irrespective of the size of individual end site assignments, 
> and explicitly not to measure the efficiency of address assignments to 
> hosts.
> i.e the presumption in terms of this end site prefix efficiency measure 
> is that the assignments with end-sites are not the subject of the review.


apologies for my poor brain / hand coordination!


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