carl_townshend Wed, 05/06/2009 - 03:05
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can you give me an example?


how about mac learning ? is this done initially by the control plane processor ?

Joseph W. Doherty Wed, 05/06/2009 - 03:50
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An example? Sure, device processing a received broadcast packet (as a host).

carl_townshend Wed, 05/06/2009 - 04:26
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i see, is there anything else, what about mac learning etc, is this done by asic ?

Joseph W. Doherty Wed, 05/06/2009 - 06:55
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"anthing else" - sure other control plane functions.


"mac learning", probably depends on switch architecture.

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