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On port statistics on ciena 5160, the RxDiscardPckts have same count as RxMcastPckts. Why are multicast packets being dropped. The port is set to acceptable-frame-type all and no traffic profiling on port.

Question asked by bts721 on Jul 10, 2018
Latest reply on Jul 17, 2018 by uniti-engin

On port statistics on ciena 5160, the RxDiscardPckts have same count as RxMcastPckts. Why are multicast packets being dropped. The port is set to acceptable-frame-type all and no traffic profiling on port.

Statistic | Value |

| RxBytes | 4047225868 |
| RxPkts | 14496479 |
| RxCrcErrorPkts | 0 |
| RxUcastPkts | 14495731 |
| RxMcastPkts | 747 |
| RxBcastPkts | 0 |
| UndersizePkts | 0 |
| OversizePkts | 0 |
| FragmentsPkts | 0 |
| JabbersPkts | 0 |
| RxPausePkts | 0 |
| RxDropPkts | 0 |
| RxDiscardPkts | 747 |

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