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How to Block PVST on a port using Policy

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TitleHow to Block PVST on a port using Policy
Objective
To block PVST from crossing a switch by blocking it at the ingress port using policy
Environment
  • S-series 
  • SecureStack
  • Cisco
Procedure
  • First create the policy profile
set policy profile 88 name BlockPVST
  • Then add the drop rule to the profile
set policy rule 88 macdest 01:00:0c:cc:cc:cd drop
  • Then assign the policy to the desired ports
set policy port ge.1.1 88
 
Additional notes
Please note that understanding the network and how it may react are critical in choosing to filter loop protection protocols like PVST.
 

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