I need to configure my management interfaces for out-of-band. Do I need to put them in a vrf? The config guide doesn't mention it but is very cryptic. It also says to put a static route (BUT IT'S NOT UNDER A VRF???) That could potentially break routing?
no special configuration is needed, and you can put the mgmt ports in a vrf, but its not a must. Forwarding between Mgmt port and Linecard Interface ports is disabled by default. From a routing percpetive treat it like any interface.
Introduction: The "external-out enable" command is available for
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operating system. This command basically enables advertisement of
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