Trunk Port Config

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Nov 12th, 2008
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I have 2 2960 switches. I am doing VLAN's and I am trying to configure my trunk ports. On my port I am trying to enter "switchport trunk encapsulation dot1q" but the switch will not take the command. If I enter "switchport trunk ?" the encapsulation option is not there. Is this a feature which is only available on layer 3 switches?

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Jon Marshall Wed, 11/12/2008 - 13:00
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The 2960 switch only supports 802.1q encapsulation ie. it doesn't support ISL encapsulation.


Because it only supports dot1q you don't get the option to configure it.


Jon

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