The problem has nothing to do with heanet. The problem exists if I
use a DIT host or an IOL dial-in connection. I guess it's the return
route that gets screwed up. According to the acm tech support
person this problem only affects Dublin (and I presume the rest of
the country). The identification of the box in inex was done by
them - I have no details of why they point the finger there, but I
have asked and I hope to get info later today when they get out of
If anyone wants to see this problem for themselves, try a traceroute
to www.acm.org. Actually, I'd be very interested to hear from
anyone who manages to connect. Might help to narrow down the
On 20 Apr 2001, at 10:14, Chris Higgins wrote:
> > Can anyone here help to expedite fixing a routing problem at atm2-
> > 0-42.peering1.inex.dublin.eircom.net ?
>> How is this problem manifesting itself ?
>> If you are in DIT, and acm.org is at 184.108.40.206/24[a]
> then why are you routing via INEX at all ?
>> ACM is connected to ALTER.NET in New York..
>>> Unless it's this asymmetric routing that's getting you -
>>http://mrtg.hea.net/mrtg/schiphol.uudub2.html>> Anyone in HEA want to comment ? Ann ? Dave ?
>>>> [a] Little bit of guess work, I haven't checked that it's a whole
> /24 allocation, but www.acm.org =- .150, .151 and mail. == .4
> > Access from Dublin to www.acm.org has been disrupted for a
> > number of weeks, and according to the tech support people at acm
> > it's due to the above and they are waiting for it to be fixed. I don't
> > know details of the problem, but I could get them if someone is in a
> > position to help.
> > Thanks,
> > Barry Redmond
> > Dublin Institute of Technology
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