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:> Given the same IOS version,
:> Is there any difference between the Config file of a Cisco Router
:> and a Cisco Switch?
:> If not from Config file, How do I know the difference between the
:Your stuck in the "old days", the true definition of a router or switch in
:Cisco speak is no longer valid. These days with the Cisco line pretty much
:everything is a "router" to some extent. They almost all operate at layer 3.
:Only way to know for sure if it has layer 3 capabilities is to know the
:full product line, which comes with experience.
There's also the sysServices OID. It isn't authoratative in that it
talks about "primarily" rather than about "able to".
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