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Re: Myanmar Internet turned off

  • From: bmanning
  • Date: Thu Oct 04 05:09:51 2007

On Wed, Oct 03, 2007 at 11:14:45PM -0400, Marshall Eubanks wrote:
> 
> 
> On Oct 3, 2007, at 11:08 PM, Suresh Ramasubramanian wrote:
> 
> >
> >On 10/4/07, Marshall Eubanks <[email protected]> wrote:
> >
> >>Given the 6 hour sampling, I have to assume that there have been
> >>other short term re-appearances of routes to Burma.
> >>Whether this is due to internal struggles, accidents, or urgent needs
> >>for data transfer I cannot say.
> >
> >I believe the NYT said something about embassies, international
> >organizations and such being allowed to retain their dedicated
> >satellite connectivity?
> 
> That would be hard to detect using BGP. Also hard to detect would be  
> the status of VPNs on the same circuits as are used for Internet  
> transit.
> 
> Regards

	the SOI links are still working.

--bill