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differences between stp and rstp

Can anyone list the plain differences between these in simple terms ?

cheers

Carl

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Re: differences between stp and rstp

Hi,

To quote Cisco:

"RSTP can achieve much faster convergence in a properly configured network, sometimes in the order of a few hundred milliseconds."

As opposed to 802.1D which takes the best part of a minute.

HTH

Andrew.

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