Ethernet Switches & Routers

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Occasional Contributor
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎06-15-2010

Fast Iron switch

Hi

I have a 48 port Fast Iron foundry switch and i wanted to use it as a Gigabit Hub for providing private network to cluster nodes. Can i do that? If so what configuration changes will be required? My pesent configuration is attached.

Super Contributor
Posts: 1,087
Registered: ‎12-13-2009

Re: Fast Iron switch

turn mac ageing to 0, should do what you are after.

Occasional Contributor
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎06-15-2010

Re: Fast Iron switch

Hi

After putting mac-age 0 still systems in private network with IP 192.168.0.1 to 192.168.0.2 are unable to ping each other. I see some packets reaching to ports though.

see attached stats.

Occasional Contributor
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎06-15-2010

Re: Fast Iron switch

After setting mac-age=0 , reboot of system fixed the issue. Thanks.

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