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 From:  Phil Brutsche <phil at brutsche dot us>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] m0n0 and VLANs problem setting up
 Date:  Wed, 26 Sep 2007 19:49:32 -0500
Dell PowerConnect 27xx switches are poorly-supported web-managed switches.

No firmware updates ever, no CLI, no SNMP, no spanning trees, etc.

I suspect you are thinking of the PowerConnect 34xx 10/100 and 5324
10/100/1000 managed switches.

Chris Buechler wrote:
> First make sure you're running the latest firmware. Older firmware on
> those is extremely buggy, the latest is a bit better. I don't touch
> the web interface on those things, though as much because I know IOS
> well and they're close to IOS as anything to do with the interface
> itself. Telnet or SSH into the switch and run 'show run' and post the
> part of your config for your trunk port.


Phil Brutsche
phil at brutsche dot us