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## Maximum number of switches between two endpoints ?

I know there's a limit concerning the number of switches between two endpoints used in a STP enviroment, but is there a "Cisco" document describing this issue ?

Thanks

Marcel

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## Re: Maximum number of switches between two endpoints ?

Milan,

Thanks for the documents !

Regards,

Marcel

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## Re: Maximum number of switches between two endpoints ?

Or you can check out the IEEE 802.1d & 802.1w specs, these state that the maximum diameter (The maximum bridge diameter of the Bridge LAN: The maximum number of Bridges between

any two points of attachment of end stations) as 7:

802.1d - Section 8.10.2