Subject: Re: 802.1q - stable?
To: Jon Lindgren <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/31/2001 08:37:35
On Tue, Jul 31, 2001 at 09:29:23AM -0400, Jon Lindgren wrote:

 > I wanted to check on the stability and maturity of 802.1q before I started
 > replacing my old routers, tho.  I know it's a bit new, but have people
 > been playing with it?  Any gotcha's or quirks to know about?  Or is it
 > easier to just try it out?

I certainly use it every day... my main server uses VLANs to access my
test-system networks (it's the boot and NFS server for many of the systems
on these networks).

 > I was planning on using either an epic, tlp or fxp card for this,
 > probably on a ppro-200 i386.

Any of those should work fine.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>