Subject: Re: Changing the PHY status reporting
To: Liam J. Foy <>
From: John Nemeth <>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/18/2006 15:15:36
On Jul 11,  1:30pm, "Liam J. Foy" wrote:
} Just as a side note, CARP is basically now completely working. The
} last remaining issues have been resolved now.
} Hope to have a patch ready within the next few days(against HEAD).

     Do we know whether or not CARP violates Cisco's patent?  I.e. is
bringing CARP in a wise idea?  We should probably just implement VRRP
as it is the standard and Cisco has said they will allow people
implementing it to use their patent.  A different protocol, such as
CARP, may get us into trouble.

}-- End of excerpt from "Liam J. Foy"