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Re: Redundent setup



The switch must be able to do this, right ?
And if it is not ?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Otto Jongerius" <[email protected]>
To: "Cedric Berger" <[email protected]>
Cc: "Stefan Sonnenberg-Carstens" <[email protected]>;
<[email protected]>
Sent: Monday, November 04, 2002 12:31 PM
Subject: Re: Redundent setup
> On Mon, Nov 04, 2002 at 12:27:01PM +0100, Cedric Berger wrote:
> > This is typically the thing you would do with a shell script.
> > You can have your redundant pf/bridge2 trying to ping
> > the servers through the switch1->PF/Bridge1->switch2 route,
> > and "takover" if the ping fail, for example.
>
> Why not use STP (Spanning Tree Protocol)? See the manual pages of
> bridge (4) and brconfig (8).
>
> Regards,
>
> --
> Otto
>
>