real hardware router VS linux router

Colin Alston karnaugh at
Thu Feb 19 14:44:50 UTC 2009

Deric Kwok wrote:
> Hi All
> Actually, what is the different hardware router VS linux router?
> Have you had experience to compare real router eg: cisco VS linux router?

Archives have discussed this at extreme length.

The most interesting thing I saw come out of it was this

See pictures describing the primary differences.

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