FDDI, was: Re: [rescue] u2 drive trays
paul at doorslam.net
Tue Aug 19 12:23:27 CDT 2003
vance at neurotica.com [vance at neurotica.com] wrote:
> On Tue, 19 Aug 2003, Paul Weissmann wrote:
> > and yes, the network was switched 100baset before.
> > where to get a fddi switch though? (which models to look for?)
> There were never many models made. Look for a DEC GIGAswitch. It's
> large. At least a dozen rack U. Maybe even 20U. Look on ebay.
not any smaller models?
> Most people don't need it though. I think you're probably actually
> looking for a FDDI concentrator. It's actually more similar in spirit to
> an ethernet hub, although the technology is a bit different. Look for a
> Cisco WS-C1400. Also on ebay. Empty, maybe $10. With two sixteen-port
> cards, a bit more.
i already have several concentrators, for the ws-c1100 i paid, as
said $2, w/ two 8-port mic line-cards.
for the ws-c1400 i paid also w/ two 8-port (iirc) line-cards some
i was just getting interested in the idead of a fddi switch for the
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