Subject: Re: NAT (was Re: IPv6 Comment)
To: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
From: David Maxwell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/07/2000 15:21:40
On Thu, Sep 07, 2000 at 01:45:40PM -0400, Andrew Brown wrote:
> yep, that's exactly how it works. the only trick was "borrowing"
> another ip address from the cable modem provider (for the local isdn
> endpoint) so that the outbound traffic would get properly nat'ed.
> his isdn provider doesn't do source filtering, but then again...he's
> on retainer there to help with stuff like that, so he's pretty much
Until their BGP peers smarten up and put AS or network filter lists on
the BGP connections to their non-transit providing customers. Even if
the ISDN provider in question is a transit provider, unless they provide
transit to that cable CO, someone could filter your access out one day.
David Maxwell, email@example.comfirstname.lastname@example.org -->
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