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Cisco L3 switch fiber connection

Posted on 2012-04-10
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I am trying to find out if I have a fiber connection to my 4506 switch. This is the output that I got for show interface command:

GigabitEthernet2/5 is up, line protocol is up (connected)
  Hardware is Gigabit Ethernet Port, address is 000c.ce94.9f01 (bia 000c.ce94.9f01)
  MTU 1500 bytes, BW 1000000 Kbit, DLY 10 usec,
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  Full-duplex, 1000Mb/s, link type is auto, media type is SX
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by:Nayyar HH (CCIE RS)
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Yes - the output depicts this "media type is SX"
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by:biggynet
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So there is a fiber cable connect to the port and it is a GBIC module and not SFP. Correct?
What type of fiber is SX? Thx
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Nayyar HH (CCIE RS) earned 500 total points
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Yes there is - it could be either - issue a " show module " to determine module type

SX - is Multi-mode fiber
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