[nsp] CEF problem on 6509 (native)

Siva Valliappan svalliap at cisco.com
Fri Nov 14 16:54:14 EST 2003

On Fri, 14 Nov 2003 sthaug at nethelp.no wrote:

> >    are you doing proxy arp by any chance?
> A propos proxy ARP: We have come to the firm conclusion that proxy
> ARP is evil, and we're turning it off on all our routers.
> Any chance of having proxy ARP turned off by default? How many
> customers depend on proxy ARP these days?

we get beaten up when we change things by default, and we get beaten up
when we don't change defaults.  some days you can't win  ;(

yeah with fewer devices depending on proxy arp, we should disable it, but
i am sure some customer out there will react negatively to it.

> Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at nethelp.no

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