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RE: Low AS - Number
Unless you're AS 1 <cough> AS 3356 </cough> does it really matter? :-) -----Original Message----- From: Eric Kuhnke [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Monday, April 21, 2003 12:12 PM To: email@example.com Subject: RE: Low AS - Number The US Army Aberdeen Proving Ground controls ASN 666. Coincidence? I think not! :) At 12:10 PM 4/21/2003 -0400, you wrote: >On Mon, 21 Apr 2003, Dwight Ringdahl wrote: >> Nope strictly for marketing reasons... ASN has almost no place in BGP >> selection. > >Dang Geek Pride! (Still MH94 and 3901 after all these years..) > >It's worse than hanging around Ham radio guys with 4 digit call >signs... > >.. Next we'll get into .. "I booted off of paper tape.." and then.. "I >booted off of flip switches".. but I'm one of the few that have strung >ferrites on a loom.. Martha.. get me my cane.. > >------- And to get completely off topic.. Why/how would you use >an ASN for marketing purposes? And should this even be considered.. >except as a tongue in cheek geek thing? IMPORTANT:The information contained in this email and/or its attachments is confidential. If you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender immediately by reply and immediately delete this message and all its attachments. Any review, use, reproduction, disclosure or dissemination of this message or any attachment by an unintended recipient is strictly prohibited. Neither this message nor any attachment is intended as or should be construed as an offer, solicitation or recommendation to buy or sell any security or other financial instrument. Neither the sender, his or her employer nor any of their respective affiliates makes any warranties as to the completeness or accuracy of any of the information contained herein or that this message or any of its attachments is free of viruses.