Solved

Trunk link on Cisco switch issue

Posted on 2014-02-25
4
552 Views
Last Modified: 2014-02-27
I have a Cisco 2960s switch and a non Cisco switch call "Wah Wei" brand in my company, would like to know is that possible to form a trunk link in between ? So that all the vlan can be regconize between the two switches by connecting only one physical LAN cable, and later will have 3 vlan created in the two switches.
     If it is not a Cisco switch for both, I need to create a IEEE 802.1 instead of ISL ? What are the command to create trunk link ? Switchport trunk encapsulation dot1q ?
0
Comment
Question by:piaakit
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
4 Comments
 
LVL 26

Accepted Solution

by:
Soulja earned 167 total points
ID: 39886722
yep

int typex/x
switchport mode trunk
switchport trunk encapsulation dot1q
switchport trunk nonnegotiate

You don't want to use ISL ever anymore, unless you are connecting an old cisco switch that only supports that.
0
 

Author Comment

by:piaakit
ID: 39887703
Hi All


             The non cisco switch is using below brand, the trunk can be formed  without a problem right ?

huawei  HSC-SWH-LS-5120-28C-EI


Keith
0
 
LVL 46

Assisted Solution

by:Craig Beck
Craig Beck earned 167 total points
ID: 39888724
Yes, Huawei use 802.1Q, as do Cisco.
0
 
LVL 17

Assisted Solution

by:TimotiSt
TimotiSt earned 166 total points
ID: 39889960
Huawei runs VRP, which is practically Comware.
See this link for syntax comparison between Cisco and Comware:

http://h17007.www1.hp.com/docs/interoperability/Cisco/HP-Networking-and-Cisco-CLI-Reference-Guide_June_10_WW_Eng_ltr.pdf

Tamas
0

Featured Post

Why You Need a DevOps Toolchain

IT needs to deliver services with more agility and velocity. IT must roll out application features and innovations faster to keep up with customer demands, which is where a DevOps toolchain steps in. View the infographic to see why you need a DevOps toolchain.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

I see many questions here on Experts Exchange regarding switch port configurations and trunks. This article is meant for beginners in the subject to help to get basic knowledge about Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vir…
I eventually solved a perplexing problem setting up telnet for a new switch.  I installed a new Cisco WS-03560X-24P switch connected to an existing Cisco 4506 running a WS-X4013-10GE Sup II-Plus. After configuring vlans and trunking,  I could no…
How to Install VMware Tools in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 (RHEL 6.4) Step-by-Step Tutorial

751 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question