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Cisco Bug: CSCvv19549 - Multiple ERSPAN Destination sessions not working as expected

Last Modified

Sep 03, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Nexus 3000 Series Switches

Known Affected Releases

7.0(3)I7(8) 9.3(3)

Description (partial)

When we configure two ERSPAN Destination session with two different ERSPAN ID, 2nd ERSPAN destination does not work.

Traffic from both session is sent to destination port defined defined in 1st ERSPAN destination.

In the example below ERSPAN Encapsulated traffic from both sessions will be send to E1/4

N3K-2(config-erspan-dst)# sh run monitor 

!Command: show running-config monitor
!Running configuration last done at: Sun Mar 24 15:56:50 2002
!Time: Sun Mar 24 16:06:00 2002

version 9.3(3) Bios:version 5.3.1 
monitor session 1 type erspan-destination
  erspan-id 1
  source ip x.x.x.x
  destination interface Ethernet1/4
  no shut
monitor session 3 type erspan-destination
  erspan-id 2
  source ip x.x.x.x
  destination interface Ethernet1/5
  no shut

Note x.x.x.x is the same ip under both sessions above. 


Sesions will be show up

N3K-2(config-erspan-dst)# sh monitor 
Session  State        Reason                  Description
-------  -----------  ----------------------  --------------------------------
1        up           The session is up                                       
3        up           The session is up                                       

Two ERSPAN Destination Sessions configured with two different ERSPAN Session ID
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