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Re: Transport level multihoming
On Thu, 9 Aug 2001, RJ Atkinson wrote:
> At 11:27 09/08/01, Brian E Carpenter wrote:
> >Given that privacy considerations will force us to accept
> >pseudo-random lower 64 bits, I don't think we can assume
> >much of anything about those bits from the viewpoint of host identity.
> Precisely so. And they aren't merely pseudo-random, but
> instead pseudo-random with *high probability* of many duplicates,
> at least with the current specifications.
Let us hope that duplicate discovery works properly then :)
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