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Re: Draft of updated WG charter
On Sat, 10 Jan 2004, Noel Chiappa wrote:
> > From: Paul Lustgraaf <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Any architecture that requires the 20,000+ end systems on my campus to
> > make routing decisions is broken.
> Why? A large fraction of all the humans on the planet make routing decisions
> every day (and half of them have IQ's of less than 100 :-).
Yeah, but do they make *good* routing decisions? ;^)
> Every end system
> on your campus includes complex and sophisticated algorithms to do congestion
> avoidance. Why should routing be treated differently?
Maybe it shouldn't. My concern is that the hosts won't do it well due to