[DRBD-user] crossover or switch?

Brent Clark brentgclarklist at gmail.com
Wed Dec 16 07:16:51 CET 2009

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

On 16/12/2009 04:56, Jakov Sosic wrote:
> Hi.
> Is there any benefit of doing drbd replication through two crossover
> cables instead of through two switches? Can I except maybe lower latency
> or there is no benefit at all? Has anyone tested this?


To lessen single points of failure, where I work, on our second nics, we 
use cross over cables.

For my point, it works well.


Brent Clark

More information about the drbd-user mailing list