Anyone Deployed Ascend's GRF IP Switch?

Gary E. Miller gem at
Mon Sep 1 19:45:23 UTC 1997

Yo Damon!

On Mon, 1 Sep 1997, Damon Hammis wrote:

> One big down point on the GRF's imho is that in order to change anything
> with them you have to run a gdcreconfig, which stops and starts gated,
> effectively taking down the routing for a period of time, whereas you can
> add/remove a static route from a cisco and not bring down the routing.

Not so with generic gated.  You can configure gated to read static
routes added/deleted/changed with the ifconfig/route commands at the root 
command prompt.  

Gary E. Miller Rellim 2680 Bayshore Pkwy, #202 Mountain View, CA 94043-1009
        gem at  Tel:+1(415)964-1186 Fax:+1(415)964-1176

More information about the NANOG mailing list