Trunking VLAN to non cisco switch?

Discussion in 'Cisco' started by Michael Letchworth, Dec 9, 2004.

  1. If I have a hub that does not support VLAN or trunking, do I have to do
    anything special to the port that connected to the hub other then making it
    a member of a vlan? I'm assuming that all ports the hub will only see
    traffic from vlan5 until it hit the RSM and is routed over to VLAN10.

    Thank for any help or advise.

    | 2/1 Trunk 802.1Q VLAN5,10
    | F0/1 Trunk 802.1Q VLAN5,10
    | F0/2 Member of VLAN 5 only
    Generic HUB
    Michael Letchworth, Dec 9, 2004
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  2. Michael Letchworth

    Toby Guest

    If you make F0/2 a part of Vlan 5 but do not use trunking for this port then
    the port F0/2 will take standard Ethernet frames and deliver them only to
    other ports in Vlan 5 including the trunking ports.

    Toby, Dec 9, 2004
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  3. Michael Letchworth

    mimiseh Guest

    When a pc connect to the generic hub send a broadcast, will the
    broadcast go over to other vlans.
    mimiseh, Dec 9, 2004
  4. Michael Letchworth

    Ben Guest

    No, that's the whole idea of a VLAN - it's a separate broadcast domain.
    Ben, Dec 9, 2004
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