etherchanel with 100m and Gig ports on 3560

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Jan 30th, 2008
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Hi,


Please advise - on 3560, can I configure as one etherchannel members the two different types of ports - Gigabit SFP and regular FastEth?


Many thanks!

-ismith

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m.sir Wed, 01/30/2008 - 07:14
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No I think you can configure EtherChannel with up to eight Ethernet ports of the same type

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Jon Marshall Wed, 01/30/2008 - 07:30
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Hi


As Milan said, the speed and duplex need to be the same to form an etherchannel.


Attached is a link that describes all the restrictions when creating an etherchannel


http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/switches/lan/catalyst3560/software/release/12.2_40_se/configuration/guide/swethchl.html#wp1275881


HTH


Jon

igorkouznetsov Wed, 01/30/2008 - 07:37
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Thanks for your response.


If I limit the speed on the Gig interface to 100meg, will I be able to form an eth-ch with this interface and a normal FastEth?


-ismith

glen.grant Wed, 01/30/2008 - 11:22
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Yes it should work if you limit the speed so that they are equal on each each .

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