Subject: Re: vaxserver 3100 netbooting, nfs_boot timeout
To: Andrew Gillham <>
From: Johnny Billquist <bqt@Update.UU.SE>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/10/2000 23:41:33
On Sun, 10 Sep 2000, Andrew Gillham wrote:

> Johnny Billquist writes:
> > Actually, give me a good reason *why* you are subnetting 10? :-)
> Uhmm, more than one subnet?  Think wireless, or 10Mbit/s shared coax
> versus 100Mbit/s shared, etc.

Yes. That is a good reason. Most people are not doing anything like that,
but still subnet net 10...

> But.. as most people want to subnet down to a /24 with whatever they pick
> for addresses, they should probably just start with in the 
> first place.  Then the classfull broadcast and the classless will match.



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