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Re: level3.net in Chicago - high packet loss?!?
In message <38D1AE7F-52FA-4BCF-A32F-CF40FA958DC6@gmail.com>, Network Fortius wr ites: > >And how exactly would you interpret the number returned by net_loss >(int), in a column called "LOSS", in reference to reachability of a >"hop" between two end points: > The hop not sending out the ICMP message for those packets, either because its CPU is overloaded or because of a configuration option to rate-limit them. --Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb