I have an AS5300 with 2 Ethernet interfaces. I have 2 backbone switches that I want to connect the interfaces to. If my primary backbone switch fails I want the AS5300 ethernet interface on the secondary backbone switch to activate. Can I do this using HSRP on the AS5300? Essentially I want both ethernet interfaces of the AS5300 to be on the same network, cabled and ready to go.
you will be able to have redundancy with the other link make sure you use the track feature which will not only monitor the configured interfaces but also the interface on the other side of the same router
[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...