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Cisco Bug: CSCte18060 - CISCO7201 gi0/3 causes 'Symbol error' packets on the other end C3560E

Last Modified

Jan 30, 2017

Products (1)

  • Cisco IOS

Known Affected Releases

12.2(33)SRE2 12.4(15)T10 12.4(24)T4

Description (partial)

Cat3560E detect packet that is shaped as 'Symbol error'.
[traffic generator]---(Gi0/1)c7201(Gi0/3)---(Gi0/22)3560E-24PD(Gi0/23)---(Gi0/1)3550-12T

traffic generator : Sending more than 17Mbps traffic
c7201 : Exec shaping on Gi0/3.
        The shape rate is 17Mbps
3560E : Detect 'Symbol error' on Gi0/22.
3550-12T : Make EIGRP neighbor between c7201
           The EIGRP sometimes down when this pehnomenon is happening

[Reproduce Step]
1) Set up above topology
2) Sending more than 17Mbps traffic from traffic generator
3) Cat3560E start detecting 'Symbol error' on Gi0/22
4) The LED of Gi0/22 keep blinking Geern and Amber
5) The EIGRP neighbor falpping happens between c7201 and 3550-12T
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