Re: Dynamips posted 11/25/2006
- Subject: Re: Dynamips
- From: "John Jones" <acer0001@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 25 Nov 2006 12:29:32 -0600
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I am running in 32-bit WinXP. The IE .net file divides the routers between
two processes. I would love to run Linux, but our company has standardized
on WinXP. Brian MaGahan did the .net file and the only modofication I had
to make was installing the MS Loopback adapter interface and setting the
On 11/25/06, Zahid Hassan <zhassan@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi John,
> Many thanks for your input on this.
> Are you running Dynamips on a 64-bit WIN or Linux system ?
> Any further input or advise on the hardware platform would be greatly
> -----Original Message-----
> From: nobody@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:nobody@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of
> John Jones
> Sent: Saturday, November 25, 2006 3:28 PM
> To: jslauer@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: adam@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx; bdennis@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx;
> Subject: Re: Dynamips
> I run 12 instances on a Dell Precision M65 with Dual Core 2 Ghz and 4GB of
> memory and no hiccups at all. I use the IE configs, optimize the idlepc
> values and away I went. Brian has done a great job with these configs and
> made everything fairly simple.
> Memory primary and processor second and then adjusting the idlepc is the
> to go.
> On 11/24/06, jslauer@xxxxxxxxxxx <jslauer@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Windows 64 can address more memory than 32 bit. I use both and while I
> > prefer linux..I've found no great advantage over using linux. Having a
> > core proc is an advantage though if u want to use your pc for something
> > other than dynamips.
> > Jl
> > Ccie #16024
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: "Adam S. Roth" <adam@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: "'Brian Dennis'" <bdennis@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>; "
> > ccielab@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx" <ccielab@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: 11/24/06 8:38 PM
> > Subject: RE: Dynamips
> > Okay. I really appreciate your quick response. I have had several
> > people tell me that Linux is superior to Windows when doing CCIE
> > practice labs because windows can't handle that amount of devices. I was
> > hesistant using windows especially with the "possible new exam format".
> > I need to purchase a new laptop and I am stil unsure AMD over Intel or
> > vicer versa. I know without a doubt that 2GB is the min requirement.
> > That goes undisputed.
> > Adam
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Brian Dennis [mailto
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