[c-nsp] R: Cat6500 SUP32 DWDM

Saku Ytti saku at ytti.fi
Mon Oct 28 09:01:16 EDT 2013

On (2013-10-28 11:35 +0000), Brian Turnbow wrote:

> > Does anybody know if the WS-SUP32-GE-3B for the  Cisco Catalyst 6500 can
> > do DWDM via SFPs plugged in the Supervisor itself (the SUP has 8 SFP ports)?
> Never tried DWDM , but CWDM works just fine.

I don't think it's possible to build SFP slot where SR optic would work but
DWDM optic not.
The platform has really no way to tell what receiver and transmitter
components are used, it can read from EEPROM what you've told about the optic,
but you can tell what you want.


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