Networking - Virtual LANs - Discussion

Discussion :: Virtual LANs - Virtual LANs (Q.No.8)


To configure the VLAN trunking protocol to communicate VLAN information between two switches, what two requirements must be met?

  1. Each end of the trunk link must be set to the IEEE 802.1e encapsulation.
  2. The VTP management domain name of both switches must be set the same.
  3. All ports on both the switches must be set as access ports.
  4. One of the two switches must be configured as a VTP server.
  5. A rollover cable is required to connect the two switches together.
  6. A router must be used to forward VTP traffic between VLANs.

[A]. 1, 2 and 4
[B]. 3, 5 and 6
[C]. 2 and 4
[D]. 1 and 6

Answer: Option C


You must have the same VTP domain name on all switches in order to share VLAN information between the switches. At least one of the switches must be a VTP server; the other switches should be set to VTP client.

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