[nsp] Throughput of 100 Mbps

sthaug at nethelp.no sthaug at nethelp.no
Fri Nov 7 06:22:45 EST 2003

> I was hoping to get away with (floating) static routes; but now I realise
> that due to these converters, the line protocol might stay up on the FE
> interface when the link is down (keepalives being answered by the
> converter). So I might need OSPF - or even RIP.
> Is OSPF/RIP supported by the 3550, Linux/FreeBSD box or other solutions that
> have been suggested?

3550 with SMI supports static routes and RIP2. For OSPF you need the EMI
version (same hardware, different/more expensive software). Upgrade from
SMI to EMI is simply a case of upgradring to a different software version.

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at nethelp.no

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