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Posts: 24
Registered: ‎08-09-2011

how to use Management port as regular GigE port ?

hello,  "sh int management 1" shows "member of VLAN1", however, if I plug server into mgmt port, it doesn't behave as VLAN ID 1. why does it it show VLAN ID 1 and how can I use it as VLAN ID 1 port ?

telnet@xxx#sh int management 1

GigEthernetmgmt1 is down, line protocol is down

  Hardware is GigEthernet, address is 748e.f849.22c0 (bia 748e.f849.22f0)

  Configured speed auto, actual unknown, configured duplex fdx, actual unknown

  Configured mdi mode AUTO, actual unknown

  Member of L2 VLAN ID 1, port is untagged, port state is NONE

  No port name

  IP MTU 1500 bytes, encapsulation ethernet

  300 second input rate: 0 bits/sec, 0 packets/sec, 0.00% utilization

  300 second output rate: 0 bits/sec, 0 packets/sec, 0.00% utilization

  0 packets input, 0 bytes, 0 no buffer

  Received 0 broadcasts, 0 multicasts, 0 unicasts

  0 input errors, 0 CRC, 0 frame, 0 ignored

  0 runts, 0 giants

  0 packets output, 0 bytes, 0 underruns

  Transmitted 0 broadcasts, 0 multicasts, 0 unicasts

  0 output errors, 0 collisions

telnet@xxx#

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Posts: 1,087
Registered: ‎12-13-2009

Re: how to use Management port as regular GigE port ?

Hi Ilya,

     You cannot a dedicated management port as a normal port. This will not work sorry.

Thanks

Michael.

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