On a software based router, this would be true. However, I have a strong feeling that on 3560, CEF actually can not be deactivated, as you would be requesting to deactivate the TCAM use - quite impossible for a multilayer switch. However, it is possible that the IP routing is disabled, and as the result, the CEF also "mimics" the deactivated state. Hence, I suggest using the ip routing command in the global config mode.
This document gives several answers on frequently asked questions for PFRv3 channel state behavior.
Q1: What are all the channel operational states from a BR (border role) perspective and what are the rules/conditions to be in each st...
The need was to reach an host inside a LAN through a VPN connection managed by the LAN gateway (Cisco 1921).
The LAN gateway performs NAT and there was a dedicate nat rule for the host i wanted to reach through VPN.
I couldn't connect to the hos...
We have 3 identical switches configured by someone else and would like to claim some of the Gigabit ports(G1/G2/G3/G4) for use on servers. When we try to change the wiring and configuration, we run in to connectivity issues. Attached is a des...