On Thu, 2003-03-06 at 01:06, Cagle, John (ISS-Houston) wrote:
> Wouldn't you need a firewire switch to do a cluster of more than 2
> nodes?  Or are you thinking of using multiple firewire interfaces per
> node?

Firewire supports daisy chaining devices, and multiple masters.

I have done laptop -> firewire hd -> desktop PC and used the drive on
one machine and setup a network between the two of them :)

fwcontrol -t shows bus topology.

Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
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