I have a gig metro ring with 7600 and 3750s. All were running on vtp server mode with almost 700 VLANs. Now we want to change 7600 from server to transparent mode. We used to configure all the vlans on 7600 and 3750s pick up these vlans through vtp advertisements.
Now if we change from server to transparent mode in 7600 what will be the impact on vtp database. Will all the vlans still be there on 7600. Will the 3750s retain the vlan info even if I reboot them?
[toc:faq]The ProblemOn traditional switches whenever we have a trunk
interface we use the VLAN tag to demultiplex the VLANs. The switch needs
to determine which MAC Address table to look in for a forwarding
decision. To do this we require the switch to do...
[toc:faq]Introduction:Netdr is a tool available on a RSP720, Sup720 or
Sup32 that allows one to capture packets on the RP or SP inband. The
netdr command can be used to capture both Tx and Rx packets in the
software switching path. This is not a substitut...
IntroductionOSPF, being a link-state protocol, allows for every router
in the network to know of every link and OSPF speaker in the entire
network. From this picture each router independently runs the Shortest
Path First (SPF) algorithm to determine the b...