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Trunk VLAN's between Catalyst Switches - All VLAN's present on each Switch?

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We have two switches and 21 VLAN's:

(1) Catalyst where the VLAN's were created and where all VLAN's are assigned to different ports.
(2) Catalyst that is trunked to Switch 1 and trunked to an ASA for a router on a stick confiuration; this switch only has VLAN 401 assigned to all of its ports.

Do we need to add the rest of the VLAN's to the database of Switch 2 in order to properly route the tagged packets to the ASA?
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The trunk port(s) should also include the vlans ...or vlan groups, whose traffic will be passing through it.
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>Do we need to add the rest of the VLAN's to the database of Switch 2 in order to properly route the tagged packets to the ASA?

Yes. The VLANs must exist on any switch that handle traffic for a VLAN.
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Unless VTP is enabled, you need to manually do it.
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