Subject: Re: 802.1q - stable?
To: Brian Hechinger <>
From: Jon Lindgren <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/31/2001 11:32:07
On Tue, 31 Jul 2001, Brian Hechinger wrote:

> On Tue, Jul 31, 2001 at 09:29:23AM -0400, Jon Lindgren wrote:
> > 
> > My thought was to use a smaller NetBSD box as a one armed router, using
> > 802.1q trunk lines between the switch and the NetBSD box (gee -
> > etherchannel would be nice here ;-)
> ick, router on a stick.  do you absolutely need to do this?  there is probably
> a better way.  if you want to take this off list and hash it out i'd be up for
> it.

I'd agree, but it's the cheapest way that I can see to do routing.  I'd
love to hash it out.

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