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Re: Agenda suggestions?
In message <199501251722.MAA18055@tiny.sprintlink.net>, Sean Doran writes: > | >Routing flaps considered harmful... > | A while ago Curtis proposed a scheme for holddowns that > | has a property that a holddown time associated with > | a route increases with the frequency of this route > | flapping -- so that frequently flapping routes getting > | progressively long timeouts. > > This is a good idea, if a bit of a gross and ugly hack at > one aspect of the problem (frequent flaps of one specific > set of prefixes). There are also ways of helping out right > now that aren't dependent on implementation changes to > router software and are better general fixes for the sheer > number of flaps, imho. Before calling it an ugly hack- Have you read the proposal? Curtis