For what purpose hardware interface on switch have different mac addresses?

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Oct 12th, 2008
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Hi guys!


I want ask you about layer 2 switch take for example catalyst 2960. I want know for purpose hardware interface on switch have different mac-address?

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satish_zanjurne Sun, 10/12/2008 - 20:49
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Hi


It is so, to distinguish one interface from another.


more_jazZz_2 Sun, 10/12/2008 - 21:58
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Your answer is very simple, I want know for what protocols, technology use mac-address on hardware interface, cdp? bpdu?

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