If the upper of the two port LEDs is off, that Token Ring port is
disabled. To verify that the port is administratively disabled, use the show
port characteristics [x] command, where "x" is the number of the
port. If the first line of the output, "Interface Admin. Status," is "disabled," the port is administratively
What are the proper cables for this product?
The Catalyst 1600's Token Ring switch ports should have either
RJ-45 or DB-9 cables.
How do I enable the port module?
Use the enable port interface[#] command, where "#" is
the number of the port.
How do I determine if an IP address is
configured on the switch?
Enter the show bridge characteristics command. The IP Address is
the current IP address for the domain.
How do I configure an IP address?
Use the command set bridge ip address[IP address]
How do I check the subnet mask on the switch and
To check the subnet mask on the switch, start the Catalyst 1600
Manager. Click the Information button to display the Information dialog box.
The Subnet mask field contains the current IP subnet mask.
Use the set bridge subnet [subnet mask] command to set
the subnet mask.
Is there a default route on the switch?
Enter the show bridge characteristics command. If a default route
has been set on the switch, the output contains a line that with the following:
IP default: [default
How do I set a default route on the
Use the set bridge gateway [gateway] command.
What VLAN configuration documents exist on