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port aggregation on fc switch 6505

Hi

 

I have a Brocade FC Switch 6506

I want to use port  aggregation so that traffic go trhouth 2 links of my switch instead of just one link to to the target.

how can i config it?

 

Thans

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Registered: ‎08-31-2009

Re: port aggregation on fc switch 6505

Hello,

 

You mention that you have only one 6505 switch. So do you mean to add F-port to an existing target path? In that case your target need to have 2 HBAs or dual ports.

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Registered: ‎02-17-2017

Re: port aggregation on fc switch 6505

Yes my fabric has one 6505 switch only and tow LC link connected to 2 HBA target, can i use trunk for this case?

Thank You for your reply
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Registered: ‎08-31-2009

Re: port aggregation on fc switch 6505

Hello,

 

Trunking on Brocade switches is for inter switch connection only.

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