Native vlan query

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Feb 24th, 2009

Dear Friends,

Just wanted to know that if i put the native vlan for a trunk port, should it exist in the vlan database of the switch?

For example, if i define a native vlan 900 for a trunk port, should vlan 900 too reside on the vlan database of the switch?

Thanks and Regards

Gautam

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mahmoodmkl Tue, 02/24/2009 - 02:14

Hi,

Of course it should be in vlan data orelse how will the switch know which vlan to be treated as native.

Thanks

Mahmood

gautamzone Tue, 02/24/2009 - 02:32

Thanks for the clarification. I am sorry if this was an invalid question. The reason i got this doubt was that i saw one 6500 switch (IOS ver 12.2(33) SXH3) with native vlan 900 configured on trunk port but it was not there when i said show vlan command.

I was not sure if there will be anything wrong because of this.

Thanks a lot

Gautam

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