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trace route

there is ospf running in my network and when I check routing in distribution switch I can see multiple paths, but when I trace route from l2 access switch I cant see mutiple path , but when I try trace route from l3 distribution switch I can see multiple path ..why ?               

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trace route

Here is the guideline for layer 2 traceroute:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/switches/lan/catalyst6500/ios/12.2SX/configuration/guide/l2trace.html

ospf dont work on layer 2 , it works on layer 3 or 4.

So layer 2 switch will not show the all path.

Hope it helps.

REgards

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