Subject: Re: Setting up a T1 and email
To: None <netbsd-help@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Dave Huang <>
List: port-vax
Date: 07/15/1998 21:16:17
On Thu, 16 Jul 1998, Eka Kelana wrote:
> Nothing's going wrong with using a Unix box as a router....

Indeed... didn't the old NFSNet T1, then T3 backbone use RS/6000s as core
routers? I don't know anything about the behind-the-scenes technical
goings on, but as a user (sharing a T1 with the other Univ. of Texas
students), performance seemed quite good. Perhaps even better than what I
see today (too many people on the net now ;)
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