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Re: West Coast Fiber Cut?
On Fri, Sep 29, 2006 at 12:29:28PM -0700, Rick Kunkel wrote: > Anyone know much about this major west coast fiber between Los Angeles and > Washington that was supposed cut this morning? Our network is having > gnarly problems through one of our providers and lesser ones through the > other. Investigation went on for about 2 hours, whereupon i finally > received an email from InterNAP talking about the problems starting at > 9:45AM PDT, and being rooted in this fiber cut. My other provider has > since told me that it was a Qwest fiber, and that most major transit > providers were using it. > > Anyone heard anything else about this? I haven't heard anything, although we don't use InterNAP for IP nor Qwest for transit. Some of our eastern-bound IP traffic does head south (from norcal to socal). Do you have general timestamps of when the issue began? And two hours to determine a cut is pretty absurd, if you ask me. -- | Jeremy Chadwick jdc at parodius.com | | Parodius Networking http://www.parodius.com/ | | UNIX Systems Administrator Mountain View, CA, USA | | Making life hard for others since 1977. PGP: 4BD6C0CB |