FDDI, was: Re: [rescue] u2 drive trays
mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Aug 19 14:11:52 CDT 2003
On Tuesday, August 19, 2003, at 02:18 PM, Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
>> You need a switch. It takes serious smarts to bridge between
>> Ethernet and FDDI.
> This is my primary reason for isolating FDDI to the areas of my network
> that really need it: The backbone between the mail server, web server,
> NFS server, and backup server.
> By the time I'm done, I hope to have a better-designed network at home
> than I do at work. This has always been the case at previous jobs, but
> my current employer is upping the ante. :)
Go for it.
Generally it's not difficult to do, with suits and their "cheap cheap
cheap! PC PC PC!" mentality. I prefer "good good good" and "works
works works" and "updtime uptime uptime", myself. :) It's definitely
more expensive, but it's definitely worth it.
Dave McGuire "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL -Bill Bradford
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