network problem

Corey Edwards tensai at
Thu Sep 13 10:11:21 MDT 2012

On 09/13/2012 09:45 AM, Merrill Oveson wrote:
> b) if indeed the problem is with the switches, recommend a switch manufacturer
> I not that impressed with NetGear.
> I called technical support and they said that I had to pay for
> technical support because the switches are more than a year old.
> And if my switches were indeed bad or going bad - tough luck - because
> they are more than a year old.

You'll find this with pretty much any consumer-grade switch vendor.

> Do switches go bad?

Yes. The definitive test would be to swap it out and see if the problems
continues. You could try a different switch port too.

> Any advice is appreciated.

Have you tried RFC3221?


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