Cisco Catalyst 6509

Posted on 2014-12-04
Last Modified: 2015-07-02
Is there a book or tutorial with commands and best practices on how to assess and troubleshooting the 6509? Thanks
Question by:leblanc
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Expert Comment

ID: 40481220
What problems do you have with CISCO 6509? You have plenty of forums and online documentation regarding Catalyst 6500 series with all of possible combinations (ethernet modules, supervisor modules...)

Author Comment

ID: 40481471
I don't have a problem with it. I just need to get another a second supervisor and I just want to make sure that I buy the correct one. I can see the part number via show module and I am not sure if there is anything I need to take into consideration before I purchase the second supervisor. Thanks

Accepted Solution

Matt earned 250 total points
ID: 40482425
"show inventory" would also be helpful.

Then contact your CISCO dealer so they Will order the correct part.
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Fidelius earned 250 total points
ID: 40482523

Here you can find all information regarding Cisco 6500 family:
Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches
Here are config guides:
Configuration Guides

Regarding secondary Supervisor, you should order exactly the same as current one.


Expert Comment

by:Deepak Muralidharan
ID: 40863936
You can use  "show module" to list all modules on it , it would list SUP engines and whether hard ware parts pass or fail.

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