Brocade/Foundry finally allows the use of /31 on NetIron

As of code version 5.2, I can now finally configure /31’s on my NetIrons. Took long enough!

ver V5.2.0cT163

[email protected]#sh run int eth 1/6
interface ethernet 1/6
 port-name "Testing fibre"
 enable
  route-only
 ip ospf area 0
 ip ospf passive
 ip address 10.0.0.0/31


[email protected]#ping 10.0.0.0
Ping self done.

From my desktop:

H:\>ping 10.0.0.0

Pinging 10.0.0.0 with 32 bytes of data:
Reply from 10.0.0.0: bytes=32 time=8ms TTL=62
Reply from 10.0.0.0: bytes=32 time=7ms TTL=62
Reply from 10.0.0.0: bytes=32 time=4ms TTL=62
Reply from 10.0.0.0: bytes=32 time=5ms TTL=62

Ping statistics for 10.0.0.0:
    Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:
    Minimum = 4ms, Maximum = 8ms, Average = 6ms

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