Packet Tracer

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Sep 10th, 2008
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Will the packet tracer work if a interface is down? My understanding is that I can use this to test my configuration before bringing everything up. Is this correct?


Thank you,

Travis

Correct Answer by suschoud about 8 years 6 months ago

Yes Travis,


You understanding is correct.Just tried that in lab before posting....Best of luck!!



Regards,

Sushil

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suschoud Wed, 09/10/2008 - 11:27
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Yes Travis,


You understanding is correct.Just tried that in lab before posting....Best of luck!!



Regards,

Sushil

SuburbanHealth Wed, 09/10/2008 - 11:31
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I guess I have a problem then. I will open a new post for that problem.


Thank you,

Travis

suschoud Wed, 09/10/2008 - 12:58
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Hi ,


Looks like I had my inside interface down and outside up when I initiated packet tracer from inside to outside.....



I think because of outside interface being down,the route outside command is not working......



If you do a " sh route ",you would not see it as outside interface is down....




suschoud Wed, 09/10/2008 - 12:59
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Just attach a cable to the outside interface and try packet tracer again....




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