Re: Drilling on the persistence problem

On Tue, 2006-09-26 at 19:04 +0100, Henry S. Thompson wrote:
> 6) AmpleX succeed in a hostile takeover of ExampleCorp, and
>    intentionally arrange* to be 404, because
>    they want to stamp out the name.
> Does this cover the major failure scenarios that are of concern?

One failure mode I don't see is:

 obj.html becomes wildly popular and ExampleCorp's servers melt down
  or otherwise can't service the demand

and another nearby one is:

 obj.html becomes wildly popular and ExampleCorp doesn't want to
  pay for enough bandwidth to satisfy the demand, even though
  their servers could handle it

> ht
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Dan Connolly, W3C
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Received on Tuesday, 26 September 2006 18:19:52 UTC