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Re: Converged Networks Threat (Was: Level3 Outage)

  • From: vijay gill
  • Date: Thu Feb 26 14:42:22 2004

On Thu, Feb 26, 2004 at 09:32:07PM +0200, Petri Helenius wrote:

> along. It might still exist. CEF was developed to address the issue of 
> route cache insertion and purging. The unneccessarily painful 60 second 
> interval new destination stall was widely documented before CEF got 
> widespread use. The "fast switching" approach was also particularly 
> painful when DDOS attacks occurred.

Thanks for the correction. I clearly was not paying enough attention
when composing.