[quagga-dev 8825] Re: RE-

Lennart Sorensen lsorense at csclub.uwaterloo.ca
Fri Sep 9 21:32:19 BST 2011

On Fri, Sep 09, 2011 at 08:38:40PM +0100, Paul Jakma wrote:
> To be clear, that work was done under contract for a large
> corporate. I've given what details I can of their setup before
> (unfortunately, they're very secretive) - reasonably large and an
> unusually dynamic network. I'm pretty sure they're pushing ospfd to
> the limit (e.g. several of the patches address performance issues
> that only crop up if you /really/ push OSPF to the limits).
> It was the customer who did the testing, not me. There were a number
> of iterations of fixing problems and having them test them out, and
> I also spent a week with them onsite to pin-down the final few
> problems (which turned out partly to be in their drivers). This was
> done on their test network - which I suspect is larger than many
> /actual/ decent-sized networks ;). Since then it's worked well in
> several production deployments.

Always nice to get to try code on a nice big testcase.

Len Sorensen

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