CFT: new trunk(4)
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Thu Apr 12 02:25:59 UTC 2007
On Thu, 12 Apr 2007 05:14:50 +1000, Peter Jeremy wrote
> Trunking is a way of combining multiple physical interfaces to increase
> the bandwidth. Trunking multiple VLANs on a single interface doesn't
> make sense to me.
As another poster has already mentioned, trunking is a way of carrying traffic
for multiple VLANs over a single physical link. Whereas, combining multiple
physical interfaces to increase bandwidth is known as link aggregation, port
channeling or etherchannel (depending on which vendor you use).
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