[j-nsp] Is bfd helpful in this scenario ?

Le Hai Dang danglhai at gmail.com
Thu Mar 17 07:21:13 EST 2005

Let's say internal flash is available; if HDD in active RE fails, will
M box try to make an automatic switchover to the standby RE without
any external intervention ?



On Thu, 17 Mar 2005 09:17:35 +0100, sthaug at nethelp.no <sthaug at nethelp.no> wrote:
> > Yes, actually the M series routers run off the internal PCMCIA flash
> > card normally, so from all perspectives (except logging) your router
> > will forward normally.
> Note that M7i and M10i do not come with internal flash by default.
> We made the mistake of installing an M10i without internal flash, and
> this box developed a hard disk problem after a while. We had installed
> a redundant RE. The box tried but failed to switch to the redundant RE
> when the primary RE developed its hard disk problem. The problem was
> finally solved with an RE swap.
> Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at nethelp.no



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