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Trunk link on Cisco switch issue

Posted on 2014-02-25
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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 ?
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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.
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by:piaakit
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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
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Yes, Huawei use 802.1Q, as do Cisco.
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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
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