Can you Etherchannel 2 6509s?

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Jun 22nd, 2007

We are setting up a new network, and currently it has 4 6509s in two separate location, SiteA-BoxA, SiteA-BoxB, SiteB-BoxA, and SiteB-BoxB. There are fiber connections between the Box A's and between the Box B's. Is there a way to set up Etherchannel(or something similar) to make the boxes look like a single connection between sites. I am looking for something similar to using two 3750s with the stackwise technology.

Site A

Box A ------- Box B

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Box A ------- Box B

Site B

I want Cxns 1 & 2 to be grouped together to look like a single L2/L3 connection.

Hopefully I am clear enough with this.

Todd

I have this problem too.
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Edison Ortiz Fri, 06/22/2007 - 10:30

You can't bundle 2 links when they are sourcing from 2 different hardware

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