Internet Edge Router replacement - IPv6 route table sizeconsiderations

Ulf Zimmermann ulf at
Thu Mar 10 02:54:46 CST 2011

On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 08:30:17AM +0100, sthaug at wrote:
> > > Or how they do vlan configurations.
> > 
> > I have complained about that, too.  With Cisco you add vlans to ports,
> > with Brocade you add ports to vlans.  Subtle difference. You can't look
> > at the config and very easily see which vlans are on which ports, you
> > have to do something like:
> Extreme does the same. It has the great advantage that a trunk port
> doesn't magically allow all VLANs - which is an absolutely horrible
> default for Cisco in the SP case.
> Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at

I can agree with no allowing all vlans by default, but Brocades
way is just broken imho. 

Regards, Ulf.

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