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Re: So... what's the best routing solution for..
- From: Tony Li
- Date: Sat Jun 13 04:18:08 1998
email@example.com (Steve Sobol) writes:
> > He said this was an ethernet handoff from the isp; they are not simply
> > going to plug him into a switch; he will most likely get a port on a
> > cisco; they should be able to apply policies for him.. no?
So do you _really_ want someone else configuring your packet filter?
I didn't think so.
> > I don't see why he even needs a router, unless there is a lack of a trust
> > of the upstream's ability to filter.. Or if you know beforehand they will
> > not?
> I don't know that I necessarily need a router. :>
D'accord. But you probably do want a packet filter/firewall/L3 protection
of some flavor.
> Incidentally, if this is better discussed on another list,
> I'll go subscribe to it and raise the question there...
Hell no, this is operational content. ;-)