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Re: So, 11.3 anyone?

  • From: jlixfeld
  • Date: Thu Mar 12 12:34:10 1998

Anyone aware of any bugs in 11.2(12)P that would effect:

4Port Serial NPM
4Port Ethernet NPM
8Port Ethernet NPM
1Port FastEthernet NPM
I/O controller with integrated MII running as FastEthernet0/0
Flat static routes

I know what the CCO says, but I'm wondering if anyone has any real-life

On Thu, 12 Mar 1998, Alex Rubenstein wrote:

:Hrm. We turned on polcy-routing on a 4700 that was running at abour 40%
:CPU. We turned on policy-routing for one interface (a v.35 that was doing
:abour 1.2 mb/s) and it jumped up to 60%. I turned it on for a moment on a
:HSSI interface that was doing about 3.5 mb/s, and it pegged the machine at
:On Thu, 12 Mar 1998, Christian Kratzer wrote:
:> > So, a potential reason came up for me to possibly run 11.3. I really don't
:> > want to, but I am comtemplating it.
:> > 
:> > Apparently, 11.3 has code to fast-switch policy-routed networks. Does it
:> > work? Is 11.3 really usable? I am scared to death, but may need this for a
:> > certain application.
:> we are running policy routing on our 3640 and 7206 machines and we quite fine 
:> without fast switched policy routing.  I would only think of using it if 
:> the cpu overhead starts getting unconformatably high.  
:> At the moment we are running 112-11.P without any major tilts.
:If I were you, I'd run 11.1.17(CA) or better on the 7206. We ran into some
:general wierdness with 11.2.11P.


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