[c-nsp] SFP's (Third party) for ME3600

Phil Mayers p.mayers at imperial.ac.uk
Thu Sep 4 06:53:25 EDT 2014

On 03/09/2014 22:03, David Farrell wrote:
> On 02/09/2014 20:10, James Bensley wrote:
>> I've used hundreads with no issues at all (with both insertion/removal
>> and actual operation).

> I've had a few 1000BaseT SFPs, both Cisco-branded and otherwise, where
> the wee tab mechanism has broken and the 'release' isn't pushed in to
> allow the SFP to slide out. I ended up having to push the 'release'
> mechanism in with a screwdriver to pop the SFP out. Had to file those
> SFPs in the bin.

Likewise. The copper SFPs seem to be a bit hit and miss TBH, in terms of 
physical build quality and actual work-ing-ness, particular the tri-rate 
/ autoneg style issues.

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