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When employing two Nexus 7009 switches and using VPC so that both switches appear as a single logical switch at layer 2 to downstream neighbors...which switch acts as the Root.  Would you make one Switch Root for some Vlans and another Switch root for the remaining Vlan's?
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That would be the logical way to do it and have some load-sharing if you're going to implement STP/RSTP. The other way would be to use multi-chassis etherchannels. Using multi-chassis etherchannels allows you to maintain a loop free topology, while utilizing all links, as there are no links in blocking or discarding mode.
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