L2 and L3 traffic on 6500

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Jul 2nd, 2007
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I have two 6509s connected via fiber and running layer three OSPF routed traffic between them just fine. I now have a situation where I need a Layer 2 connection between the switches as well, going across the single piece of fiber. Possible? I can not use an addition port. All traffic has to go across the fiber.


Is there a way to put a sub-interface on the fiber connection and assign that sub interface to the same layer 2 switchport vlan?


Thoughts?


Todd

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Edison Ortiz Mon, 07/02/2007 - 08:53
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Create a VLAN for this segment, then you have to move your L3 information to a SVI and make the port a L2 port and assign membership to the same VLAN the SVI is under.

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