This setting example explains the procedure of Ring Protocol Settings.
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On your switch, perform the ring protocol setting so that redundant routes can be created by connecting Ethernet Switches in a ring shape.
Connect the PC and Ethernet Switch using a twisted pair cable and console cable, and display the setting screen on Hyper terminal.
(Refer to Setting Example "Ethernet Switch Connection Procedure to a Console Port" for the procedure to display the setting screen on the console port)
On the login screen, enter Login and Password (both set as manager by default), and login to the setting screen. (Refer to Figure 1)
In Main Menu, select [A]dvanced Switch Configuration. (Refer to Figure 2)
In Advanced Switch Configuration Menu, select [R]RP Configuration. (Refer to Figure 3)
In Ring Redundant Protocol Configuration, select [C]reate RRP Domain to set ring protocol. (Refer to Figure 4)
In RRP Domain Creation Menu, select Set RRP Domain [N]ame to enter the domain name (RING). (Refer to Figure 5)
Then, select Set [P]rimary Port to set the primary port (Port 23). (Refer to Figure 6)
Then, select Set [S]econdary Port to set the secondary port (Port 24). (Refer to Figure 7)
Then, select Set [C]ontrol VLAN to set the control VLAN (VLAN ID 10). (Refer to Figure 8)
* For control VLAN, specify a VLAN ID which does not exist.
Then, select Set [D]ata VLAN to set the data VLAN (VLAN ID 1). (Refer to Figure 9)
* For the data VLAN, specify the VLAN ID which exists.
Then, select Set Node [T]ype to set node roles (Master for Switch-M24sG-1 and Transit for the remaining 3 switches). (Refer to Figure 10)
After performing all the settings, confirm that the settings are in the following status. Then, select [A]pply to apply the settings. (Refer to Figures 11 and 12)
In Ring Redundant Protocol Configuration, select Set RRP [S]tatus to enable ring protocol. (Refer to Figure 13)
After performing the settings, confirm that the settings are in the following status. (Refer to Figure 14)
After completing the settings, save the settings using Save Configuration to [F]lash.
Referring to the configuration diagram, connect Switch-M24sG-1-4 and the PCs.
Then, confirm that Ring Status is changed to Complete. (Refer to Figure 15)