Spanning a Port on a router?

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Sep 4th, 2008
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Hi, is it possible to configure spanning (mirroring)in an ethernet port on a 7200 router? there is no option under the interface configuration, any ideas? thanks!

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Marwan ALshawi Thu, 09/04/2008 - 05:28
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try to use netflow instead which can give u lots of statistics

Borman Bravo Thu, 09/04/2008 - 06:18
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Thanks, Netflow is great, I use it, but what I'm trying to do here is sent all spanned traffic to an IPS device.

Giuseppe Larosa Thu, 09/04/2008 - 06:24
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Hello Borman,

if you can introduce a LAN switch and do SPAN on it

You just need three free ports and a new vlan.

Hope to help



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