To determine whether you have the latest software, and to access software updates on the web, go to the ProCurve website at http://www.hp.com/go/procurve, then click on Support and look for the link to use for accessing and downloading software.
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Page 6-38; Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Fast Mode. STP convergence time can take up to 30 seconds. During this time, end nodes that detect a network connection and are configured to automatically try to access a network server may fail to establish a server connection. (This can occur if server access is attempted while the switch port is negotiating its STP state.) To support end nodes attempting this automatic access, the switch offers a Fast mode configuration option that causes the switch port to skip the standard STP startup sequence and put the port directly into the ‘‘Forwarding’’...
Page 6-39; Modified Example Using a Trunked Link with STP and VLANs. The following illustration more clearly shows the trunked link configured with two tagged VLANs. Problem: STP enabled with Solution: STP enabled with 2 separate (non-trunked) 1 trunked link. links blocks a VLAN link.
Pages 6-59 and 6-60; Errors in Port References for VLAN Example. Page 6-59: Figure 6-38 contains port reference errors for “Switch Y”. The correct version is: Server Server Red VLAN: Untagged Red VLAN: Untagged Corrected Port Labels for "Switch Y" Green VLAN: Tagged Green VLAN: Tagged Red VLAN: Untagged...
ProCurve website at http://www.hp.com/go/procurve. Switch 8000M Power Supply Requirements If you plan to install six or more HP ProCurve Switch 100Base-FX modules (HP J4112A) in the Switch 8000M, you must first install a second Switch 4000M/8000M (Redundant) Power Supply (HP J4119A) in the switch.
For descriptions of the security and CoS features, see the Software Update C.7.XX Release Notes for the HP ProCurve Switch 1600M, 2424M, 4000M, and 8000M, shipped with your switch and also available in the Support area of the ProCurve website (http://www.hp.com/go/procurve).
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