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NYC local event: UNIGROUP meeting Thur 16-MAR-2017: DataCenter Structured C...

March 12, 2017, 7:47 am

Unigroup is next week on Thursday evening... Please RSVP if you will be attending... ================================================================== UNIGROUP OF NEW YORK - UNIX USERS GROUP - MA... Read more »

How to do BERT testing on an Ethernet?

October 5, 2016, 3:29 am

Mitch, I would recommend a Viavi/JDSU or EXFO test set. They are designed to do this kind of testing. There are other cheaper alternatives out there as well. They will generate a constant stream of ... Read more »

NFS mounts

September 15, 2016, 5:00 pm

I just posted a question to comp.protocols.nfs, but it looks like the group is 99.9% spam. (I only see one actual article, and more than 99 spam.) I am trying to get diskless Suns to boot, after no... Read more »

POE at 15 volts?

July 17, 2016, 8:13 am

I have a PoE power injector rated at 15V, but I didn't know that there was a PoE standard at 15V. Was this an early version of the standard? Any other place that it occurs? thanks. Read more »

Enable jumbo frames on a port 3com 5500G switch

May 17, 2016, 3:48 pm

int 3/1/4 5500-GigabitEthernet3/1/4] 5500-GigabitEthernet3/1/4] jumboframe enable Read more »

Looking for Ethernet Blade Switch With Isolated Segments

December 8, 2015, 11:39 pm

I am looking for a 4U switch that can insert about six ports on blades, similar to this idea: Read more »

Extending a small LAN

November 26, 2015, 11:05 am

We connect to the world through a DSL modem which by necessity is located in the centre of our facility. This modem has four LAN ports. There is a Cat5e line running from one of those ports (LAN1) ... Read more »

I really need help on an avaya merlin magix phone system.

October 28, 2015, 5:04 pm

I have an extension that works internally but I cant get a dial tone for outside calls. Read more »

3 megabit ethernet

March 31, 2015, 6:03 pm

Does anyone here know about 3 megabit ethernet? Do any such chips still exist? Or maybe an FPGA based bridge to 10 megabit would be the easiest way to do the conversion. -- glen Read more »

measuring throughput with netperf

January 23, 2015, 11:57 am

Hello, I'm doing benchmark test of Linux server using netperf. According to information at,_Generation,_Capturi... Read more »

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looking for pointers to chapter and verse on TEST frames

I'm mucking about with TEST frames - specifically the Linux implementation of the HP-UX linkloop command (and the linkloop_reply code of the Linux implementation, since Linux's networking does not re... Read more »


Used cisco PVDM voice modules in stock,for sale!

I have following used original cisco swithes for sale: PVDM-256K-4 PVDM-256K-8 PVDM2-8 PVDM2-16 PVDM2-32 PVDM2-48 PVDM2-64 PVDM2-24DM PVDM3-16 PVDM3-32 PVDM3-64 PVDM3-128 PVDM3-256 Please contact me... Read more »


Linksys SRW224P switch? Fan Noise?

Anyone else have one of the above switches? Very nice feature set, but the fans are driving me out of the room. Anyone know how to disassemble it? I gotta do something about those fans... Thanks! Read more »


STP - bridge ID

Hello I'm reading the STP defined by 802.1d and can't understand one thing. All bridges are is uniquely identified by 64-bit long IDs, that in fact is a concatenation of a globally-unique 48-bit b... Read more »


Utilities to Test Gigabit Ethernet

We are putting in gigabit ethernet. In trying to test the speed of the links in individual rooms, it quickly became apparent that we are bottlenecked on things like the speed of the hard drive that... Read more »


How to test Ring such as EAPS or RSTP recovery time?

Does anyone know how to test Ring or RSTP recovery time? Any tools I can use? Extreme networks declare the EAPS recovery time is 50ms. Thanks alot, st Read more »


difference between Repeater,hub,bridge, switch,router, gateway

Hi all as far as i understand the difference between Repeater,hub,bridge, switch,router, gateway are as follows , how correct is my understanding ? Repeater Forwards every frame it receives it... Read more »


Does wireshark have the ability to edit and send packet?? Any other softwar...

Hi~ Does wireshark or ethereal have the ability to edit and send packet???? I tried to do this,but it seems not have this function. I found a software Packetyzer can do this,but it have something bug... Read more »


VLAN Routing

I posted awhile back on another group explaining my situation. We are trying to bring together two very large networks. So here is the situation. I have a church I'm trying to help out with a networ... Read more »


Ethernet switch flooding packets?

Hi All, I did a WireShark packet trace this evening on the network. I was surprised to see quite a few packets that weren't meant for me. Naturally I saw packets from my PC to the network, some rep... Read more »