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mattoxm.psrc
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Help with 6506-E Config

I have a 6506-E with 720 Sup. I am trying to connect a server with HP 550SFP Nic to my 6506.

If I plug the SFP from my server into my 6506 it will not link. When I plug that very same SFP into a 3750 it links fine. Makes me think that there is something I am doing worng on the 6506 Config.

But, If I plug another server using a IBM LAN Card into the same port on my 6506 it connects and works fine so now I am starting to wonder.

Any toughts or suggestions would be helpful.                  

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Giuseppe Larosa
Hall of Fame Master

Hello,

try to add

switchport nonegotiate

in interface configuration on the C6500

it can make the difference in some cases

Hope to help

Giuseppe

Defaulted the config on interface

Entered

switchport

switchport host

switchport nonegotiate

Tested connections and I am still at the same point.

Any other thoughts?

Manesh Rajan
Beginner

I think that interface is configured for non negotiate, so its better to change it to

Switchport mode access

Switchport access vlan 1

no shut

Thanks for the input

I finally figured out today that I had to set the following to get it to work.

speed nonegotiate

speed 1000

Once I did this they started linking correctly.