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Re: MAE-West FDDI ring split.
Take a look at the graphs. 80mbits sustained is congestion, yes. And if you still have any doubts, his message (which you quoted below) says that congestion is the reason... Avi > > Uhhh, do all of you know that MFS is splitting the shared FDDI ring tonite > (Fri nite / Sat early AM) due to congestion? > > rob. > > ---------- > From: owner-mae-west[SMTP:[email protected]] > Sent: Thursday, August 15, 1996 5:12 PM > To: mae-west > Subject: MAE WEST outage notification > > There will be a short outage at MAE WEST Saturday morning, > approximately between 12:00am and 12:15am. The outage should last no > longer than five minutes. > > During this time, we will be splitting the shared FDDI ring at MFS into > two segments, each on a separate Gigaswitch port. This should alleviate > congestion on the shared FDDI which has been causing packet loss recently. > > Peering to and from some of the stations on the shared FDDI and switched > Ethernet ports will be affected while the cables are being moved. > > Steve > - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -