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Route traffic to vrf from interface not configured with vrf

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Hello-- I have a so-tel phone switch that is connected to a cisco 6500 running ios.  its connected to a vlan not configured with vrf, but it needs to send SOME of its traffic to routes that are in a vrf.

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Thanks!!!  Hooker
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Thanks for the quick response.  I forgot to mention vrf-lite, fyi.  And can i leak routes to the main routing table from a vrf?
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vrf-lite is no problem, the articles above apply to this as well. Also, see my example as to how to leake between the default vrf and another vrf.

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You all are so nice for responding so quickly.  I wish wasnt so thick on this stuff.  It seems complicated from what I have read.  I basically have a vlan configured for vrf and several t1's in this vrf.  There is a phone system that serves not only this customer (in the vrf) but others as well, not in the vrf.  The phone system is going to send a request to the 6500 (with the vrf) for 192.168.3.x and will not find it in the global routing table.  The simplest way to allow this route to be known is...
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Cisco does not support any type of static routing as the document outlines, I would personally go with the dynamic route. Configure a GRE between the Global and the VRF as http://netnix.org/index.php?post_id=4 outlines as it meets the needs in what you are trying to accomplish.

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