OOB core router connectivity wish list

Saku Ytti saku at ytti.fi
Thu Jan 10 14:00:57 UTC 2013

On (2013-01-10 08:57 -0500), Jared Mauch wrote:

> I am very much against USB consoles.  there can be a whole plethora of issues involved from OS-level to the device-level.  When I'm on the console, things have already gone bad.  I don't need to find out if the vendor has the right 'entitlement' established for me to download and load the driver or anything else..

I'm certainly not rooting for USB console, I don't want to fix broken
solution with another broken solution.
I'm all for Ethernet OOB (true OOB, not fate-sharing control-plane),
exactly like CMP in Cisco.


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