Actually, the 3550s does operate as DHCP server in one specific situation, namely when running Express Setup...
Whether or not a 'switch' can be DHCP server, really depends on your definition of 'switch'. A Catalyst 6000 switch running Native IOS can be a DHCP server, and since the 3550 is the same code base, it might well do the same, had Cisco chosen to do so.
I don't know if this is going to help but I had the same problem. The only way I could get it to work was to use a Microsoft DHCP server with the different ip scopes matching the VLAN's and using the ip helper option on the switch which points the DHCP broadcast to the DHCP server on the different VLAN/IP address.
Question We run asr9001 with XR 6.1.3, and we have a very long delay to
login w/ SSH 1 or 2 to the device compare to IOS device. After
investigation, the there is 1s delay between the client KEXDH_INIT and
the server (XR) KEXDH_REPLY. After debug ssh serv...
Introduction The purpose of this document is to demonstrate the Open
Shortest Path First (OSPF) behavior when the V-bit (Virtual-link bit) is
present in a non-backbone area. The V-bit is signaled in Type-1 LSA only
if the router is the endpoint of one or ...
Hi, I am seeing quite a few issues with patch install and wanted to
share my experience and workaround to this. Login to admin via CLI, then
access root with the “shell” command Issue “df –h” and you’ll probably
see the following directory full or nearly ...