[c-nsp] remove spanning-tree without being service effecting

Pete Templin petelists at templin.org
Thu Aug 2 11:37:30 EDT 2012

On 8/2/12 7:35 AM, James Urwiller wrote:
> I have a MSTP ring that I want to remove spanning-tree all together,
> and manually shut down my "dead" link.  How can I remove or disable
> spanning-tree without driving to each site?  If I use the commands
> "spanning-tree bpdufilter" or "spanning-tree bpduguard"  they both
> err-disable the port; which would cause my connectivity to the switch
> to go down.  I also use the command "spanning-tree portfast trunk"
> if I do that command first before the bpduguard/filters will it not
> err-disable the port??

Why remove STP?

Why would bpdufilter errdisable the port?

> Is there a better way to go about this??

Leave STP running.


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