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Purpose loopback ip address?

Why would I configure a loopback ip address? Whats the advantage of using it over a standard vlan ip address?
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Re: Purpose loopback ip address?

It was to specify a specific address for controller management functions. Since the controller-ip command in ArubaOs 3.4 where you can specify the controller vlan, it is not needed.

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