ethernet and switches, was Re: [rescue] Mozilla Firefox
jdboyd at jdboyd.net
Fri Apr 23 10:19:01 CDT 2004
On Fri, Apr 23, 2004 at 11:13:43AM -0400, Dave McGuire wrote:
> Yes, frame sizes have been addressed, but last I checked, everyone
> was implementing jumbo frames differently (and incompatibly).
Wait, I thought Shawn said he was using a bunch of different equipment
on his jumbo gige vlan.
> I have two HIPPI switches. I paid $50 for one and $100 for the
> other. I believe Brian (up near you) has at least three of them
> (though physically very large ones) that aren't doing anything. But
> otherwise I agree with your points.
You have two now? Does that mean you will now be able to do more than
cross-link only two machines? Will we see the Alpha, Cray, and SGI all
on the same HIPPI net now? Then you will just need to figure out a way
to get a G5 onto the HIPPI net (well, that and a way to pay for the G5).
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