Ciena 6200 clue?

Christopher Morrow morrowc.lists at
Wed Jul 3 00:01:16 UTC 2013

it's probably fair to point out that practically all optical vendors
don't actually understand 'ip' and 'routing' and 'systems management'
... try doing ntp with ONS boxes? got ntpv>1? then ... oops :(
never mind the situations where you install a 0/0 route on a
management interface/config and STILL have to /32 route particular
services out the same GW as 0/0 ... (not cisco, another busted

optical people... srsly, get with the program.

On Tue, Jul 2, 2013 at 7:39 PM, Jeff Shultz <jeffshultz at> wrote:
> On 7/2/2013 4:30 PM, Jason Lixfeld wrote:
>> The SE who's onsite is apparently claiming that there is no provision
>> to set a default gateway on the management interface.  This seems odd
>> to me.
> Me too, which is why I've got a call in to another company regarding their
> management LAN port that I can't configure with a default gateway either. At
> least not using the CLI.
> Is this common and I just noticed it because it happened to me, or is this
> some collective engineering brain cramp that just took hold?
> --
> Jeff Shultz

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