Single router for P/PE functions

William McCall william.mccall at
Fri Sep 4 04:07:40 UTC 2009

Kinda depends on what you're doing exactly, but like Erik said, it certainly
possible and depending on your particular needs, it might not be much of an
issue at all.

Can you describe your scenario a bit more?


On Thu, Sep 3, 2009 at 10:20 AM, Serge Vautour <sergevautour at>wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm pretty confident that a router can be used to perform P & PE functions
> simultaneously. What about from a best practice perspective? Is this
> something that should be completely avoided? Why? We're considering doing
> this as a temporary workaround but we all know temporary usually lasts a
> long time. I'd like to know what kind of mess awaits if we let this one go.
> Thanks,
> Serge
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