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Re: Sprint BGP filters in 207.x.x.x?

  • From: Jon Zeeff
  • Date: Wed Dec 13 15:22:00 1995

> Depends on the situation as to whether it's detrimental.  Proxy-aggregation,
> as this is called, can alter traffic patterns in dual-homed situations.  The
> change is not always bad, though it is often un-desirable.
> 
> In general, proxy-aggregation is good for everybody.

If we had a good method for people to indicate routes that they didn't want to
be aggregated, then more proxy aggregation could be done safely.