Category: MSTP

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Apr2014
Comware CLI for STP edge on two 7500 ports in different VLANs. Read the Warning in the CLI, if you do it on a port between switches.. bad juju... Terminal is an end-point, PC, Server, etc.. stp edged-port enable # Warning: Edge port should only be connected to terminal. It will cause ... Read More
April 1, 2014Praveen Bahethi

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Apr2014
Spanning Tree (STP) is running on all switch ports by default once the daemon is enabled.  STP first LISTENS and LEARNS before FORWARDING traffic.  It's the LISTENING and LEARNING states that delays traffic from being delivered to end devices.  The lack of FORWARDING during the ... Read More
April 1, 2014Praveen Bahethi

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Mar2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol provides end devices alternate default gateways without having to be configured for them. With VRRP, a end device continues to speak to the same MAC Address discovered during ARP resolution, because of the Virtual IP (VIP) configuration in VRRP. Configuring VRRP requires knowledge of the Layer 2 ... Read More
March 28, 2014Praveen Bahethi

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Mar2014
We have three HP Comware switches in a triangle with each device being at default configuration after enabling Multi-Instance Spanning Tree (MSTP). We’ll be optimizing the network by adding load-balancing for MSTP and across 20 vlans and ... Read More
March 27, 2014Praveen Bahethi