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New Contributor
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎09-16-2003

ISL Question

Is there a benefit to adding more than one ISL between two switches if you don't have trunking software? Is there a benefit to adding more than two ISL's?

New Contributor
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎09-22-2003

Re: ISL Question

Here is our reasons for adding a second ISL:Ulf J.

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Posts: 17
Registered: ‎08-08-2003

Re: ISL Question

also...FSPF will perform load sharing across ISLs if you have multiple ports on one switch sending frames to another switwch. you can use the 'urouteshow' CLI utility to find out what routes a particular port will take to another domain.

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