Failover how much complexity will it add?

Brad Fleming bdfleming at
Wed Nov 11 05:28:45 UTC 2009

> I would have thought that this lesson would still be fresh in the
> minds of people, as we just passed 256K routes a little while ago
> and broke a whole bunch of Catalyst 6500/7600 SUP720-3B's (etc).
> I guess the pain isn't as memorable as I thought.

Not all of us forgot... I remember the day our 7606's filled and  
started trying to software switch. Was a painful day indeed. At least  
we knew it was coming.. just couldn't do anything about it due to  

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