Jon Marshall Fri, 11/16/2007 - 02:07
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Hi


On layer 2 switches you can still have a L3 interface but it is only used for management. So typically unless you change it, it will be vlan 1 eg.


vlan 1

ip address 192.168.5.4 255.255.255.0


ip default-gateway 192.168.5.1


where 192.168.5.1 is a routed interface on either a router or layer 3 switch.


You should not use the vlan 1 interface as a default-gateway for any of your client PC as it is purely to allow you to access the switch.


HTH


Jon

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