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Does modifying port parameters ((MTU, Auto-Negotiation, Duplex, Speed) is disruptive?

jerin1982
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Does modifying port parameters (MTU, Auto-Negotiation, Duplex, Speed) is disruptive? If so why? The ports are part of an interface group. One port is up and the other port part of the ifgrp is down.

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SpindleNinja
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I always evauate all lifs on any port/ifgrp/vlan i'm messing with,  just move them back when you're finished.  

 

There's a blip for sure when you mess with MTU,  can't recall off the top of my head on the others.  But when in double,  just move the lif(s) off. 

jerin1982
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Thank you so much. In this case, we are not going to change the MTU. But will ensure that no lifs are hosted during this change.

 

SpindleNinja
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You can still proably do it non-disruptivly.    Just move your lifs around.  

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