Bug found, re port ID

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Bug found, re port ID

Postby notanic » Sun Sep 08, 2013 5:16 am

Thanks for your ccna_studyguide, I've found it most useful, so that is why I am helping you improve it.

I think I found a bug in this paragraph.
In this circumstance, Port ID will be used as the tiebreaker. An interface’s
Port ID consists of two parts - a 6-bit port priority value, and the MAC
address for that port. Whichever interface has the lowest Port ID will
become the Root Port.
I think 'MAC address' should be 'port interface number'.

I got this idea from here:

And here (at bottom):

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