Re: Caching Servers Considered Harmful (was: Re: Finger URL)

Fisher Mark (
Mon, 22 Aug 1994 12:40:25 +0200

Rob Raisch wrote in <Pine.3.85.9408211533.A331-0100000@enews>:
>This is even a bigger problem than it might be, given the terrifically bad
>idea of running caching servers. (IMHO)

OK, I'll bite -- why?
Mark Fisher Thomson Consumer Electronics Indianapolis, IN

"Just as you should not underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon
traveling 65 mph filled with 8mm tapes, you should not overestimate
the bandwidth of FTP by mail."