Locking a Port To Restrict Addresses
Lock-address filters allow you to limit the number of devices that have access to a specific port. Access violations
are reported as SNMP traps. By default this feature is disabled. A maximum of 2,048 entries can be specified for
access. The default address count is eight.
USING THE CLI
To enable address locking for port 2 and place a limit of 15 entries:
HP6208(config)# lock e 2 addr 15
Syntax: lock-address ethernet <portnum> [addr-count <num>]
USING THE WEB MANAGEMENT INTERFACE
To enable address locking on a port:
Log on to the device using a valid user name and password for read-write access. The System configuration
panel is displayed.
Click on the plus sign next to Configure in the tree view to display the configuration options.
Select the Port link to display the Port table.
Click on the Modify button next to the row of information for the port you want to reconfigure.
Select Enable next to Lock Address.
Enter the maximum number of MAC addresses you want the device to learn on the port in the MAC Address
Click Apply to save the changes to the device's running-config file.
Select the Save link at the bottom of the dialog. Select Yes when prompted to save the configuration change
to the startup-config file on the device's flash memory.
Enabling or Disabling Routing Protocols
HP routing switches support the following protocols:
By default, IP routing is enabled on routing switches. All other protocols are disabled, so you must enable them to
configure and use them.
Configuring Basic Features
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