options for full routing table in 1 year?

Jo Rhett jrhett at netconsonance.com
Thu Apr 9 10:17:16 CDT 2009


On Apr 8, 2009, at 6:43 PM, Tim Durack wrote:
>> Cisco 6500/7600 you replace SUP32 or SUP720 with SUP720-3BXL
>>        ...if I understand it, no other cards need replaced?
>>        (note that this disagrees with my understanding of how their  
>> FIB/CEF
>> works so I'm curious about this)
>
> If you have linecard DFCs they would need to be XLs also.


The DFCs are what make hardware forwarding possible, yeah?  Upgrading  
the DFC requires a line-card swap, or just a DFC daughter-card?

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Jo Rhett
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